A half-naked man wearing a Speedo popped into the background of an Arizona counselor’s Zoom call during a meeting of the Pima County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday.
Openly Gay County Supervisor Dr. Matt Heinz, 45, who previously served in the Obama administration, joined the meeting remotely from a cruise ship in the Caribbean.
The 9:00 am meeting was two hours old when Heinz’s unidentified 24-year-old travel companion wandered in to the shot. The man is wearing black vest and a black Speedo.
The man begins to lift up his shirt, then freezes and looks at the computer, apparently not immediately realizing that Heinz was in a meeting. The physician quickly turned off his camera at that point.
None of Heinz’s colleagues made reference to the cameo. The board is scheduled to meet again on January 24.
The physician later explained that the man in the video is his ‘travel companion’ and said that the pair are not an item nor is he a sex worker. He compared the moment to other viral…