Back when he played for the Detroit Tigers, Curtis Granderson was not known as a guy who would create waves. While he still doesn’t do that as a member of the New York Mets, recent comments he made about the United States supposed moon landing has pegged him as a conspiracy theorist.
In an interview with the New York Post, Granderson went on record saying that he did not believe we landed on the moon when he was asked to say something controversial considering he was one of the most polished, politically correct athletes around.
Let’s see … I can probably go with … I had this conversation with people — if we landed on the moon, how come we’ve never been back? I think there might be some conspiracy stuff to that.
When asked to elaborate on his thoughts, Granderson went on to explain:
We haven’t been back, it’s been  years, technology’s all gotten better, and I’ve actually looked that one up a little bit and saw something on the NASA website and it said something that that space shuttle that was made back then is no longer made any more. They’re making one now, but it costs $30 billion to be able to go there. And we’re constantly coming back, you always hear of spaceships landing: oh, so-and-so just got back from its mission … where’d they go, you know? No one else in the world has ever been, so…
Who would of thought that Curtis Granderson was a conspiracy theorist? To check out the entire interview, click here.