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Hot 'podium guy' upstages Theresa May's resignation speech01:15

Hot 'podium guy' upstages Theresa May's resignation speech

United Kingdom, London
May 25, 2019 at 01:06 GMT -00:00 · Published

An attractive 'podium guy' became an internet sensation when testing the microphone on the steps of Downing Street before British Prime Minister Theresa May's resignation speech on Friday.

Sound engineer Tobius Gough, from Longfield, Kent, appeared on screen wearing a tight t-shirt to test the equipment before Mrs May's tearful announcement.

He quickly became a hit on social media with some users even joking that he should become the next prime minister.

Hot 'podium guy' upstages Theresa May's resignation speech01:15
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An attractive 'podium guy' became an internet sensation when testing the microphone on the steps of Downing Street before British Prime Minister Theresa May's resignation speech on Friday.

Sound engineer Tobius Gough, from Longfield, Kent, appeared on screen wearing a tight t-shirt to test the equipment before Mrs May's tearful announcement.

He quickly became a hit on social media with some users even joking that he should become the next prime minister.

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