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'Wheel of Fortune' features first special needs contestant
'Wheel of Fortune' features first special needs contestant

There have been many recent tales of "Wheel of Fortune" woe, including the unfortunate "Boozing my shore excursion" lady. And the weirdness of the lucky guess "New baby buggy" guy. But Wednesday, the show had its first inspirational contestant in quite awhile with Trent Girone. The 21-year-old Peoria, Ariz., resident is a self-described "Wheel of Fortune" fanatic, but more important, he's the first special needs contestant ever to compete on the show. Girone has had nine brain surgeries and has both Asperger's and Tourette's syndromes, but that didn't stop him from taking early control of the wheel by successfully guessing the...

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