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Theresa And Philip May Appeared On "The One Show" And It Was Rather Weird

Alex Jones: “Now one European institution I’m sure the Mays are firmly behind is Eurovision. Now we’re not leaving that behind, are we?” Theresa May: "No."

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1. Theresa May and her husband Philip were on The One Show and the first thing they were asked was this.

BBC / The One Show

2. To give them some credit, there was some political discussion. It was then followed by this rather hard-hitting question about the Eurovision Song Contest.

She added: "Although I'm not sure, in current circumstances, how many votes we will get."
BBC / The One Show

She added: "Although I'm not sure, in current circumstances, how many votes we will get."

Viewers then saw Mel Giedroyc make this face.

BBC / The One Show

3. Then, just before introducing a feature on Banksy, Matt Baker asked May this related question.

BBC / The One Show

I will pay good money to anyone at the One Show who is willing to leak footage of Theresa May watching that five minute film on Banksy.

4. May was asked about her childhood. She said "stable" twice in quick succession.

So Prime Minister, what word would you choose to sum up your childhood? #TheOneShow

5. There was also this rather probing question.

BBC / The One Show

6. After that feature, they asked May whether she likes media talk about her shoes, whilst the BBC did a close-up of her shoes.

"I like buying nice shoes, so that gives me a reason for buying some more."
BBC / The One Show

"I like buying nice shoes, so that gives me a reason for buying some more."

She also had a story about her shoes 🤔🤔🤔.

7. After talking about Theresa's love for shoes, they then asked Philip about whether he has a "shoe equivalent".

Great.
BBC / The One Show

Great.

Mr @ChristopherHope has captured the scale and enormity of what we have just learnt #oneshow

They then ended the interview and chatted to our hopeful at Eurovision this year, who revealed that she was not wearing any shoes.

BBC / The One Show

Still, it wasn't as awkward as when David Cameron was on the show and Matt Baker asked this.

It was not intended to sound so cutting. It just came out a bit wrong.
BBC / The One Show

It was not intended to sound so cutting. It just came out a bit wrong.

Oh, One Show. You will always be weird.

BBC / The One Show

Scott Bryan is a TV editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.

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