Mariah Carey Spotted in a Wheelchair: Why?

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Mariah Carey was being wheeled through LAX

Pregnant Mariah Carey, or so the whole world is assuming, was being wheeled around LAX yesterday in a wheelchair. My immediate thought was not of her health but that she probably always forces her assistants do that. She’s Mariah Carey after all — she puts the “D” in diva.” But apparently there was actually a legitimate health-related reason for it that had nothing to do with having a baby on board.

“Mariah twisted her ankle in Singapore and should have packed more sensible shoes, but she doesn’t have any,” her rep, Cindi Berger, said. (Like Mariah packs her own suitcase!) “I’m sending her a pair of flats today.” Since when are publicists in charge of sending shoes? Anyway, here is the photo of Mimi’s ride through the airport. I’m assuming a normal person would have been on crutches…