EPISODE 105: IS STEVIE WONDER REALLY BLIND?

Stevie Wonder has revolutionized the world of music forever, serving as a role model for both musicians and those living with disabilities…

But some skeptics and even some very famous celebrities all believe they have proof that Stevie Wonder is only pretending to be blind.

EPISODE 105: IS STEVIE WONDER REALLY BLIND? (RUMOR) CRACKPOP

Episode Contents:

  • EXHIBIT A: STEVIE WONDER ATTENDS LIVE BASKETBALL GAMES REGULARLY
Stevie Wonder has been spotted sitting courtside at several basketball games, leading some to believe that he is actually watching and taking in all of the action.
  • EXHIBIT B: HE REALLY WANTS TO BE A CONTESTANT ON DANCING WITH THE STARS
Though he’s only performed on the show, Stevie admitted on The Ellen Degeneres Show that he wants to be a future contestant on Dancing With the Stars.
  • EXHIBIT C: HE HUGGED A MAN
On Oprah in 2004, Stevie surprised his fan Jake Simpson mid-performance; some find it suspicious that Stevie knew exactly where Simpson was when he brings him in closer at around the 2:46 mark.
  • EXHIBIT D: MR. WONDER HAS BEEN SPOTTED SNAPPING PHOTOGRAPHS
In this photo taken at the Motown Museum in 1998, Stevie appears to be looking through the viewfinder while he snaps a photograph of Michael Jackson.
  • EXHIBIT E: HIS MANY RUN-INS WITH TMZ AND THE PAPARAZZI
In one of his run-ins with TMZ, Stevie claims that he has not only flown a plane before, but that “THIS YEAR [HE] WILL REVEAL THE TRUTH…”
  • THE MIC STAND CATCH
The most credible proof that Stevie Wonder isn’t actually blind. During this performance at the White House in 2010, Stevie miraculously catches a microphone stand mid-fall… but HOW?!
  • SHAQ’S ELEVATOR STORY
On Inside the NBA, Shaq tells a true story about the time he ran into Stevie Wonder in an elevator, and Stevie Wonder greeted him by name without the two even sharing a single word.
  • THE MESMERIZING PERFORMANCE
In what might be one of the best performances of his career, Stevie does a live rendition of his song “Close to You” using a talk box.

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