At least he didn't say he was 'literally' on fire - as seems to be the wont of many people these days.
Sky TV in the UK are currently running adverts where sports fans recollect their best memories - one of them centres on a couple who support Sunderland, and whose pearl of wisdow is that 'when the goal went in, the noise literally blew the roof off the stadium'.
It literally didn't.
There are 10 types of people in this world. Those who understand binary - and those who don't.