Friday, June 20, 2008

Deaf Ninja

I decided to experiment around and seeing if I could accurately translate one of the all-time great ASL stories, Deaf Ninja.

Thursday, June 19, 2008

A Match Made In Heaven

Ladies and Gents, I present to you two of the more embarrassing moments a human being can possibly endure. The man in the first clip is Brian Collins, a legendary figure in YouTube lore, as he is the "Boom Goes The Dynamite" sports anchor. The woman in the second clip, Lauren Caitlin Upton, is Miss South Carolina Teen USA 2007, and provided a rather memorable answer about why one-fifth of Americans can't find the United States on a map. Enjoy.

(You may have to click once on either of the arrows on the bottom right side of the window of the first clip in order to activate the subtitles)


Gallaudet University Protest Clips (1988 and 2007)

A quick search of YouTube videos related to the Gallaudet Protests led to this blog entry. Below are two videos posted of news footage from CNN and NBC Nightly News. Also posted in this entry is a short clip of comments from Dr. I. King Jordan during the 1988 Deaf President Now (DPN) protests at Gallaudet University.





Sunday, June 15, 2008

Allen Iverson Press Conference - May of 2002

Below is one of the most infamous press conferences in sporting history. After the Sixers lost in the 2002 Playoffs to the Boston Celtics, Coach Larry Brown expressed concerns about Iverson's practice habits. Iverson's response: