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Deaf Campers Do the 'Happy' Dance and Sing Pharrell's Hit Song – Guaranteed to Make You Smile (VIDEO)

These campers get "Happy" with their ASL (American Sign Language) interpretation of Pharrell Williams hit song.

Like Pharrell’s ‘Happy’? You’ll Like It Even More In Sign Language

If you’re a fan of Pharrell Williams’ song “Happy” – and who isn’t? – prepare to get even Happy-er after watching these deaf teenagers’ interpretation of the song in American Sign Language (ASL). According to Huffington Post, this new interpretation was filmed at Deaf Film Camp, a yearly camp for deaf and hard-of-hearing teenagers interested

This Couple's Sign Language Sing-Along Will Put a Smile on Your Face – Guaranteed! (VIDEO)

American Sign Language interpreter Tina Cleveland and her fiancé Paul Sirimarco were riding in the car together when they decided to have some fun.

Koko the Gorilla's Tribute to Robin Williams is Incredibly Moving

Robin Williams was invited to meet Koko the Gorilla, who is fluent in American sign language, back in 2001 and they immediately formed a connection and became friends. The late actor described the meeting as “unforgettable” and The Gorilla Foundation‘s president Dr. Penny Patterson said that “Koko instantly connected with Robin.” When news of his [...]

'Spring Awakening' to get sign-language treatment by Deaf West

3 weeks agoArts : Culture Monster

Following innovative productions of musicals like "Pippin" and "Big River" that were performed simultaneously in English and American Sign Language, Deaf West Theatre in Los Angeles has set its sights on a more contemporary theatrical crowdpleaser: "Spring Awakening," the Tony Award-winning...

Couple Performs ‘You’re the One That I Want’ From ‘Grease’ in Sign Language While Driving

3 weeks agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Los Angeles fiancees Paul Sirimarco and Tina Cleveland shot some dashboard video as they performed “You’re the One That I Want” from the musical Grease in American Sign Language, while driving down he road. Cleveland is an ASL interpreter and Sirimarco has been learning sign language so the couple can duet.

Sign Language Couple Goes Viral On YouTube [Watch]

Tina Cleveland and Paul Sirimarco are not your average sing and be cute with each other kind of couple. As an ASL (American Sign Language) Interpreter, Tina, is used to speaking with her hands. Her fiancé, Paul, is “an amazing fiancé who learns signs so [they] can do song interpretations together” (YouTube Description). With just […]

An ASL Singalong

3 weeks agoOdd : Neatorama

(YouTube link) Paul and Tina Sirimarco perform in the car to with the song “You’re The One That I Want” from Grease in American Sign Language..and it’s just as cute as can be! Tina is an ASL interpreter and Paul learned ASL because he loves Tina. Show More Summary

Couple's Sign Language Car Dancing Will Brighten Your Day

American Sign Language interpreter Tina Cleveland and her fiancé Paul Sirimarco have a different approach to road trip sing-a-longs While some prefer to belt their personal rendition of Whitney Houston, the couple opted for a more unique...Show More Summary

Best jokes & memes on Ashley Cole’s loner pose in an AS Roma team photo [Pictures]

AS Roma published a team photo on Tuesday which instantly went viral. The picture was taken during Roma’s pre-season American tour, and the most eye-catching past of the picture was the body language of new signing Ashley Cole. Cole, one of the few English players to choose to play abroad, appeared to reveal just how […]

An American Point of View

The international popularity and utility of English doesn’t show any signs of slowing, but what will the language look like after a few generations of increasing usage? The Economist gives a brief answer, but it doesn’t address the ways English is or will be used by different people to tell their stories. Damian Fowler addresses […]

Harlem student graduates from secondary school after cutting edge bone hearing technology brings his hearing back

One month after receiving a cutting-edge bone hearing aid from Lenox Hill Hospital, Terrell Davis heard his own name spoken aloud in public for the first time as he graduated from 47 the American Sign Language and English Secondary School.

Check Out These Fantastic Examples of Sign Language Poetry

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

This short video shows us three different American Sign Language poems - two of which are less than a minute long. They give us an idea of poetry that is entirely out of most mainstream experience, and surprisingly understandable. Read more...

?MotionSavvy uses gesture recognition to give sign language a voice

3 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

If you're fluent in American Sign Language, congratulations: you know one more language than most of the people reading this post. The rest of us? A solution to our communicative failures is on the way. A company called MotionSavvy is building a Leap...

Not permission, to violate to punish

Photograph of a sign in Taiwan from Jason Cox, whose friend posted it on Facebook: Americans who see this sign are apt to be thrown for a loop, not just because of the language, but also because of the cultural background. I don't need to explain the "four no's" at the bottom of the sign […]

Watch This Very Smart Ape Demonstrate How to Roast Marshmallows

4 months agoNews : Trending Now

For one very talented ape, having no trainer and no assistance is no problem when it comes to making a favorite fireside snack. Kanzi the bonobo is not your average animal. The ape knows some American Sign Language, can create stone tools, and apparently cooks. Show More Summary

9 Apps and Resources to Learn American Sign Language

Learning to sign is easier than ever, thanks to the Internet The visual language, designed to aid the deaf or hard of hearing, is a set of gesticulations and hand movements that correspond to the spoken word. There are numerous ways to learn American Sign Language (ASL) outside the old classroom method. Show More Summary

3 awesome translations from this sign language rap battle on Jimmy Kimmel Live

Holly Maniatty, Joann Benfield, Amber Galloway Gallego are American Sign Language interpreters who have worked concerts for some of the biggest names in rap. Jimmy Kimmel had them on his show for a "rap battle" where they took turnsShow More Summary

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