Year of the swim brief

Olly Alexander declares 2018 the year of the “Thirsty Selfie”; posts thirsty Speedo pic

Talk about a self-fulfilling prophesy.

Olly Alexander has decreed 2018 the year of the “Thirsty Selfie,” and put his money where his mouth is… by taking off all his clothes and proudly parading around in a Speedo.

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“This year I’m focusing on evolving personally, physically emotionally and living in harmony with my authentic self,” the 27-year-old Years & Years frontman writes breathlessly,” and my resolve to post more thirsty selfies”.

Then he posted photographic evidence to Instagram, causing us to double down on our resolve to make 2018 the year we focus on half-naked men, like this:

And there you have it.