Listen: Cleft Palate, Wendy Williams, Kenya discussed on Global News Podcast
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The athlete jumped through window unbolted over a fence. Presumably faster than any officials could have managed if they tried Barnaba career of athletics. Kenya confirmed the incident but did not give the run on his name. He or she is still likely to be punished. Mr Career said athletes. Who knows that guilty Phil? They have no choice than fleeing from. The testers will Ross us now to the United States and a television presenter that has apologized after appearing to mow the actor Joaquin Phoenix for a scar on his upper lip. Wendy Williams was accused of insulting people with a cleft palate whilst discussing the actors appearance she said and this is a quote when he shaves off his moustache. He's got a hairline fracture. He's got one of those cleft lip cleft palate. The presenter then pulled up her own top lip saying I I find it to be very attractive. The audience then Loft Wendy. Williams was strongly criticised before writing on twitter that she wanted to apologize to the cleft community. T. W. spoke to people who were born with the condition mandy is in Maryland in the US and chloe is in Ontario in Canada. First Mandy. Well I was born with cleft palate and a cleft lip cleft palate is an opening in the roof of your mouth and the cleft lip is more of a split down on the front of your mouth some people have what they call it about a bilateral cleft palate would like to slick down your nostrils but I only have one and chloe really I understand you have a similar condition. How does that affect you in terms of how people perceive you and treat you well from a very young age? I've I've had to deal with a lot of criticisms That like through school and just in regards to the scar that I have and it affects. Ex- you know the way my nose looks and it. It's been hard since a young age. Having to you know feel a little bit like the odd one out and stuff just for. It's something that happened at birth and I'm I'm assuming you're aware of what happened with Wendy Williams. How did you find out about it? And how did you react well. I was on twitter. Her and I saw I saw the video of her holding holding her lip up and I was kinda shocked because usually that's the type of the thing that I'm used to seeing from children in you know when I would go to school and stuff so it was kinda surprising to see that from from another adult and then to see the the crowded laughing at it as well mandated that Surprise you or shock you. It shocked me a lot and chloe Louis I completely understand where you're coming from when I saw the video. Exactly what takes us to do to me even some adult. Unfortunately I'm thirty nine years old and I still get a lot of dares and questions which are fine. But sometimes people don't know how to approach it the correct way but as is a child. I was made fun of a lot a lot of nicknames and I've gone through therapy even for Really sad how can be very curl Mandy in Maryland. A Spanish billionaire art collector has been sentenced to eighteen months in jail and fined fifty eight million dollars Solas for trying to smuggle a castle out of Spain to sell at Auction Hymie Boutin. Who's eighty-three will forfeit? The work head of young woman which has has been declared a national treasure his your regional editor. Mike Saunders. Coming Boutin is one of the Spain's richest men from the Santander banking dynasty. According Accordin Madrid heard that he bought the Picasso in Nineteen Seventy seven and contacted the auction house. Christie's in two hundred twelve. They're advised him that he did an export certificate in view. The work's importance as a milestone on the way to cubism. Instead he started in super yachts where it was seized by French. Customs of course occur in two thousand fifteen. The verdict means that the painting was an estimated twenty nine million dollars become Spanish state property. Mr Boutin can appeal. Mike Saunders now do you remember this eighty four charing cross road. London England. Gentlemen your ad says that you specialize in out of print brooks. I require a book of love with Spring Coming. Ours is sending by posting Sunday. Nikki Book Your Skates. FPU marks an excerpt from the nineteen eighty seven film. Eighty four charing cross road about a love fat between two people who never met in Nineteen forty-nine a struggling neo writer. Helen Hanff with a love of fine old books responds to an ad placed by an antiquarian bookshop in London. Well seventy one years later interest in such items lives on on the British author. Neil GAIMAN has said. He's delighted that he was able to help a second hand bookshop in the south of England to attract a whole host of new customers. The owner took to social media to lament that because of stormy weather Tuesday had ended without the shop selling eight single book that led to an appeal by the right right to his legions of fans and authors started flooding in online. Our correspondent Duncan Kennedy has been finding out more. The petersfield bookshop is where quaint mates quirky established a hundred years ago. It's a warrant of shelves stocking everything from Churchill Bill to chaplain but last Tuesday. It didn't see a single customer. All Day lead the shop to put out a full-on tweet. which shred tumbleweed? Not a single book sold today Zero Pounds. We think this may be the first time ever. The message message was spotted by bestselling author. Neil Gaiman he then re tweeted it to his two point seven million followers. The book shopowner John Westwood Says Orders then came pouring in some of them inverness rung. Not Miss I want to spend ten pounder boogie to send it to get France Song. I'm from California. Wants to donate fifty dollars and it's just the love for books you cannot be touched from become like Ho- fans. The shop has is going from zero to one hundred books day being sold. They've had to take on volunteers to help you customers. Who sold the tweet been arriving all day? A A second hand bookshop an anti-crime bookshop like this is a treasure trove of amazing things. Family bookshops means so much more than just any. Oh bookshop denies. It's just amazing. The different things that have an independent shops like this have had to compete with everything from e books to Amazon whilst they can't always as be busy on a wet January afternoon this one like all the best books really has captured the imagination and that report by. Mike Duncan Kennedy Right. That reminds me. I must write to the Petersfield bookshop. Own Adam I wonder if you have the following book fly-fishing by J R. 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