A little effort to communicate with someone who is deaf or hard of hearing can go a long way. This week, a Starbucks’ barista’s actions to communicate with her deaf customer went viral, after the regular customer posted about this experience on Facebook.
According to Ibby Piracha’s Facebook post, the barista learned and used sign language with him to ask him what he would like.
— Phonak – Life is On (@phonak) February 23, 2016
— Marlee Matlin (@MarleeMatlin) February 25, 2016
Around 35 million people in the U.S. have some level of hearing loss, so it’s not surprising to find celebrities among them. Here are 10+ Celebrities with Hearing Loss. Do you know of any others? Let us know in the comments!