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By David K. Li
American Airlines threw a plane at a Michigan family on Wednesday in Florida because the airline had complaints from other passengers about their body odor [1
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The Florida-based family returned to Detroit on Thursday, and the airline was behind their decision.
"The Adler family was told to leave their plane last night after several passengers and their crew members complained of their body odor," American Airlines said in a statement. "The family got lodging and food and booked a flight to Detroit today."
Yossi Adler – a The 36-year-old business consultant from Southfield, Michigan – accused the airline of locating his family for their Jewish ancestry, and used his cell phone to document his arguments shortly after taking off with the ground crew on the plane.
"There is a religious reason, for some reason, that they throw me off the plane, we have no smell OK No one has a smell here," Adler says in the video he shot. Moments later, a member of the ground crew asked, "Now you told me for religious reasons that you did not take a shower, did you say that?" 19659007] Adler back: "No, I did not! I shower every day." I said 'You had kicked me off for religious reasons.'
American Airlines insisted that body odor, not religion, was behind Wednesday night's suits.
At home in Detroit on Thursday, Alder claims he does not smell any more Wednesday night, and that he and his wife bathe first thing every morning.
"And they still have not said which of us had body odor. Was it me, my wife, my baby?
Meanwhile, the University of Houston on Thursday defended a professor of engineering who urged students – particularly from India and Southeast Asia – to deal with body odor problems.  The message was sent to UH alumni Engineering studies sent, reported the NBC subsidiary KPRC.
"People from India use many spices and people from other Southeast Asian countries use a lot of garlic, which has many health benefits," there is a problem. The body odor from consuming these foods becomes strong.
The school said the news was sent in 2017 and no disciplinary action was taken against the professor.
"Personal hygiene is a sensitive issue, and every culture has accepted," the university said in a statement to NBC News on Thursday." A teacher's message has been shared with good intentions and should help any student avoid a potentially embarrassing or unpleasant situation by alerting them to sanitation practices that prevail in the US. "
" As the country's second oldest public research organization, we are committed to a diverse, inclusive and respectful environment in which the UH community can live and learn.