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We asked DEAF IDENTITY entrepreneur Luke Christian what the most annoying thing you can say to a person who is deaf.

Read his interview with us, in which he tells us why it’s not okay to fetishise people are deaf.

So here are his most annoying AF thing to say to someone who hard of hearing or deaf.

1. For a deaf person, you have good speech.

2. Well you don’t look deaf!

3. Oh you’re deaf? Aw I’m so sorry to hear that!

4. It turns me on knowing you’re deaf.

5. Just turn your hearing aids up, I cba repeating myself.


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Luke added, “Honestly, I could go on!”

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