It’s not even Black Friday in London, but the natives are certainly just as crazy. On Friday, a naked man climbed atop a statue of the 19th century duke of Cambridge in Whitehall, London’s government district.
A Scotland Yard spokesman said that the man, believed to be in his 30s or 40s, has been sitting atop the statue for the better part of two hours.
He said Friday: “We’re still talking to him. We’re still trying to get him down without causing any injury to him.”
The standoff has ended, and then has climbed down:
Look at this dude’s balance!