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Jordi Évole suffers a cataplexy attack live in ‘El Intermedio’: “It’s a fucking disease”

Last Thursday, February 18, Jordi Évole visited ‘The Intermission’ to promote the television premiere of the documentary ‘That you give me’, the story of the last days of Pau Donés. Taking advantage of the good relationship between El Gran Wyoming and Évole, the presenter offered to stay and give him some questions charged with the critical humor that characterizes the program.

Jordi Évole prostrate on the table of ‘El Intermedio’

In the middle of the interview, Évole laughed and fell on the presenter’s table. « But what is wrong with this man? »Wyoming said stunned at the situation. In seconds, Jordi went back to the site stating that he was fine and said quietly that suffers cataplexy, a disease derived from narcolepsy that causes that, when you laugh, you lose muscle strength, being able to collapse.

« It’s a problem I have. I medicate, but you make me very funny« , Évole explained about his case of a disease » that many people suffer. « Despite the situation they experienced, they continued the interview with all normality, although the Catalan was already nervous until stating that Wyoming makes him laugh a lot and he was « afraid of going down again ».

Wyoming’s reaction rises to the occasion

At first it seemed like the scene could be part of a show gag, but, As it happened, both Wyoming and the spectators discovered that it was all real. However, and without wanting to victimize Évole, the presenter continued making jokes about what happened. « Well, we don’t make jokes, or we impale him » he said mockingly. However, Jordi stated that does not want people to think that « we are frivolizing », but they are taking advantage of give visibility to « this disease that exists and is fucked up ».