Lance Bass: “Yep, I Have A Wacky Eye”

Speaking of guys who were once in *NSYNC…

Former pop star Lance Bass finally admits one of his eyes is, you know, sort of off.

“I knew that I was in this popular band and I had four other guys’ careers in my hand,” Lance reveals in the new issue of People.

“I knew … it would overpower everything.”

Still, Bass soldiered on, unsuccessfully trying to distract the public from his predicament by announcing plans to travel to outer space.

“He took years to really think about how he was going to tell everyone,” says his close buddy Fatone, 29, who was the first ‘N Sync bandmate to find out. “I back him up 100 percent.” Adds Bass?s longtime pal, actress Christina Applegate: “I’ve always accepted him as who he is. It’s about his own serenity at this point.”

“The thing is, I?m not ashamed ? that?s the one thing I want to say. I don’t think it’s wrong, I’m not devastated going through this. I’m more liberated and happy than I?ve been my whole life. I’m just happy.”

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