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Saturday, 4 April 2009

Cute, gay, sign language interpreter - what's not to like?

Young New Yorker Michael makes good use of his talents by reinterpreting pop videos in his own style - humourous, clever, photogenic and sexy, educational even. He's a sign language interpreter and not deaf himself, but he certainly tries hard to engage with his target group (and others) in a very original way:

Britney Spears' song "womanizer" in sign language


- he doesn't just do videos of sign-language, he also has messages to put across, such as this clever spoof GAYS SHOULD NOT MARRY! which he voices with sub-titles for the hard of hearing. His YouTube video channel is here and is well worth a visit; I've just subscribed.

(thru the l'Homme est un concept blog [relevant post here] - a French blog unfortunately hidden behind Blogger/Google's 'morality wall' through which you must 'click' to get access)

2 comments:

  1. that is great; so great i mention it on my blog today- thanks.

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  2. Thanks for the comment and the mention in your blog :)

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