1. It’s no secret that Britney’s “Oops… I Did It Again” video is iconic.
2. In large part, that’s thanks to the unforgettable interlude in which a hot astronaut gifts Brit the Titanic necklace.
3. Yep, this hot astronaut.
4. She was skeptical at first, but just LOOK at that smile.
Look at it.
7. The astronaut’s real name is Eli Swanson. At the turn of the millennium he was a model, working for brands like Ralph Lauren, Nike, and Adidas.
8. Well, he’s 38 now. And he’s a DOCTOR. Not only a doctor, actually. He’s a SURGEON.
9. BuzzFeed requested comment from Dr. Swanson through an employee of his practice. He’s yet to return the request, probably because he’s busy being a DOCTOR. But here’s what we do know about what he’s been up to since “Oops”:
11. And after a residency and fellowship, he’s now working as a trauma surgeon in Phoenix.
He saves lives, and this is what we imagine he looks like every day.
12. So if you’re in the Phoenix area and happen to break your ankle, now you know whom to see for help.
13. Mystery solved.
- A large object discovered Wednesday on the coast of the island of Réunion belongs to the same type of aircraft as missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, a U.S. official told the Associated Press.
- A University of Cincinnati officer has been charged with murder for shooting Samuel Dubose, an unarmed black man.
- Uber drivers waiting for ride requests near the International Airport of Mexico City were pelted with rocks, sticks, eggs, and flour yesterday afternoon. Local authorities are investigating the incident.