December 22, 2016: On Wednesday morning, a YouTube star was ‘kicked off’ a Delta flight on after the other passengers complained that they heard him speaking in Arabic, and that made them “feel uncomfortable”.
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23-year-old YouTube star, Adam Saleh was escorted off the flight to New York.
The celebrity filmed the entire incident and tweeted furiously later, “We got kicked out of a @Delta airplane because I spoke Arabic to my mom on the phone and with my friend slim… WTFFFFFFFF please spread.”
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Though, many have questioned the authenticity of the video, it has been retweeted more than 644,000 times
According to The Guardian, the youtube star said, “Usually before I take off I speak to my mom.”
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He further added, “My mom is 66 years old and she only speaks Arabic, so I was speaking to her in Arabic – it was a 30-second phone call.”
— Adam Saleh (@omgAdamSaleh) December 21, 2016
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