Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Deaf Person's Fifth Avenue (NYC) Apt. With 18 Rooms on Sale!

Who is really the richest deaf person among us? John Yeh seems fall off from the list of richest deaf individuals after the Viable, Inc. scandal. What will happen to Yeh's Potomac house?

One of the richest deaf individual is putting hir own personal possession on the market of the exquisite New York private-owned apartment unit with 18 rooms lately after personal wrath with the Patterson administration for levying highest tax percentages on anyone, who earn more than $500,000 per year.

Guess who? Of course, we never consider the leading radio host as one of us, deaf people. It's

Why not for Rush Limbaugh donate 3/4 of his profit from the sale of his Fifth Avenue apartment unit to the Deafhood Foundation - http://deafhoodfoundation.org/Deafhood/Home.html ?

The newly-created Deafhood Foundation desperately need the immediate millions in American dollars to help this foundation to launch successfully from there.

Please do the letter/email campaign to urge Rush Limbaugh to donate his 3/4 profits from the house sale to the Deafhood Foundation. Here is the contact info for Rush Limbaugh -
Rush Limbaugh's public e-mail address is ElRushbo@eibnet.com. He also has a private e-mail address but it is for 24/7 members only.

Ever please send the copy(c.c.) of letter and email message to the Deafhood Foundation via Rush Limbaugh - danny@deafhoodfoundation.org

What the Deaf Republicans will say about this one? Here is the Deaf Republicans Facebook site -

ASLize yours,
Robert L. Mason (RLM)


One media reporting indicated that the middle finger is a part of "little sign language". Is that really the middle finger "sign language" or just a gesture?

Here is the link to Eddie Runyon's Bluegrass State U.S. Senator's offensive gestural sign -


When people decide that the middle finger is really a "sign language"? What the middle finger is?

Here is the links to the so-called profanity signs within the American Sign Language (ASL) from the Internet -http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Profanity_in_American_Sign_Language


Many of us, deaf Americans know what the deaf Japanese people usually use their middle finger for the Japanese Sign Language of "brother" -http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Finger_(gesture)

How interesting about the use of text for middle finger - ..l.. http://forum.ebaumsworld.com/showthread.php?t=121411



When and how the "middle finger" begun used by people as an offensive gesture. Here are the links - http://www.ooze.com/finger/html/history.html


Many Americans including me as a little kid never forgot our own Vice President Nelson Rockfeller of the Republican Party extended his famous middle finger at people during the Ford presidency (Gerald Ford) - http://iconicphotos.wordpress.com/2009/10/29/rockefeller-gives-middle-finger/

Photos of famous people's use of "middle finger" (please scroll down for more pictures) Okay?


Many countries use gestural sign of profanity to express their thoughts and feelings -http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Italian_profanity

Americans usually use the gestural sign for "okay" which consider truly offensive in other countries. You would be punched by someone else when you use "OK" gestural sign - http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/1158504


Other places considered the gestural sign for "victory" to be offensive -http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V_sign


Pretty much for the United States' own major political party like the Republican Party elected officers engage in offensive gestural sign. The Republican Party often declare itself as a party of "family values". *stratch head*

Will the American Sign Language Teacher Association (ASLTA) and National Association of the Deaf (NAD) and other linguistic departments across the United States send out the letter of correction in dispute with the media use of middle finger as part of "little sign language"?

ASLize yours,

Robert L. Mason (RLM)