Oh. That explains it. The man on stage at the Mandela Memorial earlier this week who is accused of faking sign language blames hallucinations on his gestures which have been described as gibberish.  Thamsanqa Jantjie claims he suffers from schizophrenia. In an interview with the Johannesburg daily, The Star, Jantjie claims he had a sudden attack of […]

According to reports out of South Africa this morning, the man performing sign language on stage with world leaders at Mandela’s Memorial Service yesterday was a fake. According to WTVD, the man’s hand signals were meaningless. South Africa’s government has said that it’s preparing a statement. The national director of the Deaf Federation of South […]