The A.S.L. Interpretation of ‘WAP’ Was TikTok Gold. It’s Also a Problem.

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The A.S.L. Interpretation of ‘WAP’ Was TikTok Gold. It’s Also a Problem.

A lively American Sign Language interpretation of Megan Thee Stallion’s performance at Lollapalooza flooded social media, reigniting the frustrations of Black deaf content creators.

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Raven Sutton, a dancer and American Sign Language performer, spent several hours translating the English into A.S.L. for “WAP.”CreditCredit…Jared [...]

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