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Olympic Diver Wins Gold, Learns Mother Has Cancer And Grandparents Died

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Published on Aug 2, 2012

"Chinese diver Wu Minxia's celebrations at winning a third Olympic gold medal were cut short after her family revealed the details of a devastating secret they had kept for several years. Wu's parents decided to withhold news of both the death of her grandparents and of her mother's long battle with breast cancer until after she won the 3-meter springboard in London so as to not interfere with her diving career.
"It was essential to tell this white lie," said her father Wu Yuming...".* Ana Kasparian, Cenk Uygur, Jayar Jackson, and Steve Oh discuss on The Young Turks.

*Read more here from Mark Rogers in Yahoo News: http://sports.yahoo.com/news/olympics...

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