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DeafDigest – 09 October 2019

DeafDigest Mid-Week edition – October 9, 2019

— Best Deaf Halloween movie

For those that love horror movies, the best Deaf
Horror movie is Hush. A horror movie buff made his
selection of best horror movies to watch and Hush
was the only one with a deaf character.


— in case of emergencies, use text, not apps

A police department said that in case of emergencies
involving the deaf, do not use apps; just use text.
Reason is that apps are much slower – need to set
these up and then to put it to use. Wastes
a lot of time – and each second counts!


— hearing business that resist ADA are hurting themselves

A question came up today – it said:
But why did enterprises ever resist? It’s a mystery
because being more accessible is just good for business.

Bad attitude? Fear of hassles with the deaf? Fear of
more and more lawsuits even if they follow ADA rules?
Fear of going broke on these ADA-fixes? We may never



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