Timothy Poe rose to national prominence in the summer of 2012 when he appearance on America's Got Talent... and got himself into a lot of...
Timothy Poe Breaks Down, Says He Didn't Intend to Lie
Timothy Poe has apologized once again for the mess he created on America's Got Talent last week. And this time he's done so in between sobs.
The singer - who found himself in boiling hot water following a stutter-filled audition last Monday, the result of which, he claimed during the feature, was a brain injury suffering while in Afghanistan in 2009 - told a Dallas news program over the weekend that he never intended to mislead viewers.
Timothy Poe, America's Got Talent Soldier/Stutterer, Stands By Story
Last night, viewers were treated to one surprisingly impressive act on America's Got Talent: Andrew De Leon, a gothic-looking opera singer.
They were also treated to one controversial contestant: Timothy Poe, a veteran who claimed to have developed a major stutter after suffering an injury in Afghanistan. You can watch video of his audition and backstory here...