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This BBC Newsreader Announcing When The Duchess Of Cambridge Is Having Her Baby Is Amazing

"It's April, so clear your diaries. Get your time off, because that's what I'm doing."

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BBC newsreader Simon McCoy is famous in Britain for a few things. First, starting a news bulletin while holding a packet of photocopier paper for no clear reason.

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To celebrate the anniversary of this event recently, he tweeted this.

IT WAS FOUR YEARS AGO, PEOPLE! FOUR YEARS!!!! MOVE ON. I AM TRYING TO.

He is also famous for his coverage outside the hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge was due to have her baby in 2013, when he delivered straight-up sass:

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He was outside for hours and it was a dream to behold.

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Well, today McCoy had to deliver the news that the Duchess of Cambridge's third baby had a due date, and the way he reacted to the story was simply class.

This BBC Breaking News alert where @BBCSimonMcCoy announces when Kate Middleton is having her birthday is PEAK SIMO… https://t.co/n1NEXMCZNH

The first half of the video consists of him delivering the royal baby news – with a slight sprinkle of cynicism.

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But it was in the second half that he really let rip.

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BTW, this is the SAME newsreader who went viral in August when he showed utter disdain when he had to report on a story about surfing dogs in California.

.@BBCSimonMcCoy providing all the enthusiasm this story about surfing dogs deserves.

God bless you, Simon McCoy.

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