Beautiful, Empowering and Funny! A True story.
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Published on Jan 3, 2014
"I have cerebral palsy. I shake all the time," Maysoon Zayid announces at the beginning of this exhilarating, hilarious talk. (Really, it's hilarious.) "I'm like Shakira meets Muhammad Ali." With grace and wit, the Arab-American comedian takes us on a whistle-stop tour of her adventures as an actress, stand-up comic, philanthropist and advocate for the disabled.
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The video from Darling Magazine, director Nathanael T. Presley asks himself that very question. His answer has three parts.
"I choose people," he says, "for the ability to grieve, to comfort, to hold, to say, 'I love you' when I'm young and still mean it when I'm old."