Or when The blind side—seriously—was nominated for Best Picture?
The first portion of this book, strangely enough, really reads like The blind side.
Sandra Bullock won for ‘The blind side’ and Al Pacino lost for both Godfather movies.
"unguarded aspect," c.1600; see blind (adj.). As a verb, also blind-side, blindside, "to hit from the blind side," first attested 1968, American English, in reference to U.S. football tackles.