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Aengus Mac Grianna had another brilliant newsreading blooper on the Six One last night

One for the showreel.


His iconic RTÉ News moment from years ago when he didn’t realise he was on air is still the gold standard for newsreading bloopers – even making it to a US TV ad last month.

And he added to the collection on last night’s Six One.

He just kept on reading the autocue when the sports news came up, and everyone burst into laughter

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The exact moment he realised

aengus Source: RTE

“Well actually, that’s sport, that’s your job Eamon!”

aengus2 Source: RTE

Of course, people around Ireland were rewinding the broadcast to capture it

Source: RDinHD/YouTube

We’re all here for the iconic Aengus moments

His blooper compilation tape will need editing now

Source: IrelandMemes/YouTube

It’s a tough job, but someone’s got to do it.

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