Fearing a reprisal from workout fanatics and embarrassment, the CIA purposely destroyed some 3 VHS exercise tapes featuring the 80â€™s workout routine dubbed â€˜Jazzerciseâ€™. â€œIf this got out, we would be the laughing stock of the world.â€? CIA director Michael Hayden announced. â€œWe need to protect our field agents who may be out in gyms or jogging in our nationâ€™s streets.â€? Angry congressional Democrats demanded that the Justice Department investigate. â€œIf the CIA are using outdated forms of exercise, we have a right to know.â€? Senator Jay Rockefeller said. â€œIf they are, it is completely unacceptable. We have so many better and modern ways to watch your figure and gain muscle tone.â€? The decision to destroy the tapes were made by Hayden who later seen burning a Unitard in his backyard.