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DeafDigest – 12 June 2018

DeafDigest Mid-Week edition – June 12, 2018


— first deaf-owned brewery pub in Washington, DC area

Streetcar 82 Brewing Co, owned by Mark Burke and Jon Cetrano,
and located in Hyattsville, Maryland (an easy driving
distance from Washington, DC) is becoming the area’s
first deaf-owned brewery pub. It was supposed to open
in February but is opening up in July. It, however,
is not USA’s first deaf-owned brewery pub. There is one
in Mesa, Arizona, another one in Fort Myers, Florida
and another one in Portland, Oregon. Why Streetcar 82?
It is named after an old streetcar #82 which ran a bus
route through Hyattsville. A picture is at:


— The Quiet Man is deaf

The Quiet Man is a half-movie, half-game that people
can play on PlayStation 4 and Steam. The leading
character is deaf, and he is always defeating
hearing characters.


— seven members of dive team look for lost CI

A 16-year old deaf girl in Iowa lost her CI while
she was swimming in a lake. She just forgot to attach
the chain to her ear to hold the CI in case it slips
out. It took seven members of a small town dive
team to look for that lost CI – and it was found.
And the 16-year old deaf girl has learned her lesson!



Deaf jobs – latest update

Barry’s collections of past articles (with today’s update)
— deaf advocacy efforts backfired

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