Episode 2 – Sports Tommy Played, Understanding Sped Up Audio, Scent of a Woman & More – January 15, 2020
Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, uses humor to answer the most popular questions about living without sight and faces challenges which test his other senses.
Producer: Ben Churchill
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TIMESTAMPS / TOPICS
0:00 – Show Open
2:07 – Voice Sample
Narrowboat Dan’s Voice in Show Open
3:51 – New Year
Any New Year resolutions past/present?
6:36 – Calendar
How do you envision a calendar?
Ability to know the day that a particular date falls on
10:26 – Day vs Night
How do you notice how the day changes to night?
If you wake up in the middle of night, how do you know what time of day it is without technology?
11:52 – Broken Glass Story
How did you clean up a broken glass blind?
Spilling 2.2 Pounds of M&Ms
15:44 – Sports
Do you follow sports? Favorite sport/team?
How do you follow a game live in person?
How did you follow sports when you were a child?
Which sports have you learned or at least tried once?
Baseball, Golf, Basketball, Fast Draw Shooting, Archery, Bowling, Ping Pong, Yoga, Surfing, Hockey, Ice Skating, Karate, Volleyball, Fishing?
22:21 – Worst Accident
What’s the worst accident you’ve experienced?
24:27 – Can of Questions
What are your thoughts on glow in the dark objects and the blacklight?
27:15 – Scent of a Woman
The Irishman nominated for 10 Academy Awards
Al Pacino Scent of a Woman (1992) review – Blind Film Critic
34:31 – Color Blindness
What is your understanding of color blindness?
35:17 – Blind People
How often do you meet other blind people?
36:08 – Body Language
Can you sense when people are nervous without talking to them?
Some people don’t know how to talk to me
38:01 – Weight Loss
How have you seen yourself change?
How did you gain the weight?
42:18 – Sped Up Audio
Some people believe blind people can understand speech sped up 8x its normal speed. Can you try this?
45:45 – Guess the Celebrity Voice
Can you identify these famous voices?
50:00 – Wrap Up
NARROWBOAT DAN – Voice Sampled In Our Show Open
Original Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ISxSVdgGwhY
Dan’s Channels: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaTEitB4jsAHNjIU8bO5uTQ
TOMMY PLAYS SPORTS
Video: Blind Man Learns How To Shoot A Basketball
Video: Blind Man Learns How To Dribble A Basketball
Video: Blind Man Tries To Golf
Video: Blind Man Tries To Hit a Baseball
Video: Can A Blind Man Fast Draw Shoot A Target In One Second?
TOMMY EDISON ON TWITCH
GUESS WHAT’S IN THE MAIL #4 (updated)
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