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    Maysoon Zaid stops by Queens College to perform one-woman show

    On April 22, comedian Maysoon Zayid came to Queens College to perform her one-woman comedy act, “I got 99 Problems… And Palsy is Just One.” The comedy show was in Rosenthal Library and held by the Committee for Disabled Students to celebrate Disability Awareness Month. Zayid shared her life experiences growing up as a disabled Muslim woman in New Jersey. Her humorous anecdotes detailed both experiences unique to her life as a Muslim woman in America and the more mundane events that make up her daily life, including her childhood, marriage and acting career. Her stories had a keen balance of humor and candor that kept the audience in stitches…