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30/09/2015 12:09 BST | Updated 21/10/2015 10:59 BST

Eamonn Holmes Has A Habit Of Being Near Controversy On Sky News And 'This Morning'

As one of TV's best known faces, Eamonn Holmes' long career in broadcasting has spanned many highs and lows.

As a journalist, Holmes doesn't fear tackling big issues or asking tough questions -- but with omnipresence comes the risk of controversy.

And on Wednesday, Eamonn Holmes said interviewing Jeremy Corbyn was like "clubbing a seal" - despite the Labour leader giving a calm and measured performance in the face of some rather odd questioning.

Appearing via video link from Brighton beach, the Labour leader was told he was a "hippy", he "hates the Tories" and that solving the crisis in Syria is the same as managing a football team.

But it's not the first time the Sky News 'Sunrise' host and regular 'This Morning' presenter has been involved in confusing, embarrassing, and even offensive encounters...

Awkward Eamonn Holmes

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