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In 1947, Rhulin Thomas became the first deaf pilot to fly from coast-to-coast in the U.S. alone.
YEAR 1947 R-H-U-L-I-N T-H-O-M-A-S HE FIRST DEAF PILOT ALONE UNITED STATES C-O-A-S-T FLY-ACROSS C-O-A-S-T.
My 29th birthday is tomorrow! (Just kidding!)
TOMORROW MY BIRTHDAY! I OLD 29. WINK-WINK.
My father-in-law worked at a factory for twenty-five years.
25 YEARS FACTORY MY FATHER-IN-LAW WORK WORK WORK.
I go to the library about 3 days a week.
3 DAYS WEEK LIBRARY I GO-TO.
My favorite time to swim is 8 in the morning.
MY FAVORITE TIME SWIM WHEN? 8 MORNING.
I visited Gallaudet University two years ago.
2 YEARS AGO GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY I VISIT.
Today the wind is 25 mph.
TODAY WIND 25 #MPH.
I am invited to 3 weddings this summer.
THIS SUMMER 3 WEDDINGS INVITE I.
I have to work at 1 pm today.
TIME 1 PM ME DO-DO? GO WORK.
My cat weighs 18 pounds.
MY CAT WEIGH HOW MUCH? 18 POUNDS.
Sir Charles Scott Sherrington was a hard of hearing scientist who received the Nobel Prize in 1932 for helping shape our understanding of the central nervous system.
S-I-R C-H-A-R-L-E-S S-C-O-T-T S-H-E-R-R-I-N-G-T-O-N HIMSELF HARD-OF-HEARING SCIENTIST. YEAR 1932 HE RECEIVED N-O-B-E-L P-R-I-Z-E MEDAL WHY? HE HELP PEOPLE UNDERSTAND C-E-N-T-R-A-L N-E-R-V-O-U-S S-Y-S-T-E-M.
The pet store has 10 workers.
P-E-T STORE WORKERS HOW MANY? 10.
I drink 8 glasses of water everyday.
EVERYDAY 8 GLASSES WATER I DRINK.
We had a big barbecue on the 4th of July.
JULY FOURTH BIG B-B-Q WE HOST.
Louise Fletcher is a CODA and was the third actress in history to win an Academy Award, BAFTA Award, and Golden Globe Award for a single performance.
L-O-U-I-S-E F-L-E-T-C-H-E-R SHE C-O-D-A HERSELF ACTRESS SHE WON THREE AWARDS ONE-OF-THREE O-S-C-A-R TWO-OF-THREE B-A-F-T-A THREE-OF-THREE G-L-O-D-E-N G-L-O-B-E FOR ONE MOVIE QUOTE O-N-E F-L-E-W O-V-E-R T-H-E C-U-C-K-O-O’S N-E-S-T QUOTE.
Five little ducks are playing in the water.
WATER DUCKS FIVE LITTLE LITTLE LITTLE LITTLE LITTLE PLAY AROUND.
The elevator got stuck on the 3rd floor.
THIRD FLOOR ELEVATOR STUCK.
Five plus five equals ten.
5 plus 5 equals 10.
I hope when I go to Las Vegas that I get a 7 or 11 when I roll the dice.
I GO LAS VEGAS DICE (ROLL DICE) HOPE HIT WHAT? 7 11.
The 98 year old man is in good health because he lives in Florida.
MAN OLD 98 GOOD HEALTH WHY? LIVE FLORIDA.
I have seven white horses.
7 WHITE HORSES I HAVE.
The army captain was awarded 3 medals.
ARMY CAPTAIN HONORED 3 MEDALS.
My neighbor has 8 children and 4 dogs.
8 CHILDREN 4 #DOG MY NEIGHBOR HAS.
Terence Parkin is a deaf swimmer from South Africa. He won the silver medal in the Olympics in 2000.
T-E-R-E-N-C-E P-A-R-K-I-N HIMSELF FAMOUS DEAF SWIMMER FROM SOUTH AFRICA. 2000 OLYMPICS SILVER MEDAL HE WON.
Thirty people will go to the family picnic next Saturday.
NEXT SATURDAY FAMILY PICNIC 30 PEOPLE GO.
I have more than 100 pigs on my farm.
MY FARM HAVE WHAT? MORE-THAN 100 PIGS.
Three of the most famous deaf pilots are Cal Rodgers, Nellie Zabel Willhite, and Rhulin Thomas.
MOST FAMOUS DEAF PILOTS WHO? ONE-OF-THREE C-A-L R-O-D-G-E-R-S, TWO-OF-THREE N-E-L-L-I-E Z-A-B-E-L W-I-L-L-H-I-T-E, THREE-OF-THREE R-H-U-L-I-N T-H-O-M-A-S.
My Labrador puppy is 6 months old.
MY P-U-P-P-Y L-A-B OLD 6-MONTHS.
Linda Bove is a deaf actress. She played the role of Linda the librarian on Sesame Street for 31 years.
L-I-N-D-A B-O-V-E HERSELF DEAF ACTRESS. SHE ACT #TV PROGRAM S-E-S-A-M-E S-T-R-E-E-T ROLE WHAT? L-I-N-D-A T-H-E LIBRARIAN CONTINUE 31 YEARS.
At the party there were ten cookies left, so I took two.
PARTY TEN COOKIES LEFT ME TOOK TWO.
Jeff Float is a deaf American swimmer who won a gold medal at the 1984 Olympics.
J-E-F-F F-L-O-A-T HIMSELF AMERICAN DEAF SWIMMER 1984 OLYMPICS GOLD MEDAL HE WON.
Every year my boss gives me one hundred dollars for Christmas.
EVERY YEAR CHRISTMAS MY BOSS GIVE ME ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS.
Dr. Charles Nicolle was born hearing but became deaf by the age of 20. He was the first deaf person to receive a Nobel Prize. It was for discovering that Typhus is spread by lice.
D-R C-H-A-R-L-E-S N-I-C-O-L-L-E HE BORN HEARING EAR DETERIORATE AGE 20 FULL DEAF. HE FIRST DEAF GET N-O-B-E-L P-R-I-Z-E FOR DISCOVERING T-Y-P-H-U-S OUTBREAK START HOW? FROM L-I-C-E.
As a young girl, Alice Cogswell, inspired her neighbor, Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, to devote his life to educating the deaf and to create the American School for the Deaf. She and six other deaf children were the first students to attend the American School for the Deaf in 1817.
LITTLE DEAF GIRL NAME A-L-I-C-E C-O-G-S-W-E-L-L MET NEIGHBOR HIS NAME T-H-O-M-A-S H. G-A-L-L-A-U-D-E-T GALLAUDET. HE FASCINATED HER. YEAR 1871 HE ESTABLISHED AMERICAN SCHOOL FOR DEAF. SHE AND SIX OTHER STUDENTS FIRST ENTER A-S-D.
Juliette Gordon Low was sick often while growing up and lost her hearing in her right ear. On her wedding day, rice went into her left ear and when the doctor tried to take it out, he punctured her eardrum. Then she was deaf in both ears. She founded the Girl Scouts when she was 51 years old because she wanted girls to have the same opportunities as boys.
J-U-L-I-E-T-T-E G-O-R-D-O-N L-O-W SHE GREW-UP SICKLY RIGHT EAR DETERIORATE. LATER HER WEDDING R-I-C-E WENT-IN-THE-EAR LEFT EAR DOCTOR TRY EXTRACT OOPS PUNCTURE EAR NOW DEAF BOTH EARS. FUTURE AGE 51 SHE FOUNDED GIRL SCOUTS WHY? WANT GIRLS SAME BOYS.
Matt Hamill is a Deaf wrestler. He won three NCAA National Championships, a silver and gold medal in the Deaflympics, and there is a movie about his life called “The Hammer.”
M-A-T-T H-A-M-I-L-L HIMSELF DEAF WRESTLER. HE LIST ACCOMPLISHMENTS ONE-OF-THREE THREE N-C-A-A NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS, TWO-OF-THREE HE WON 1 SILVER MEDAL 1 GOLD MEDAL DEAFLYMPICS, THREE-OF-THREE HAVE MOVIE ABOUT HIS LIFE QUOTE “T-H-E H-A-M-M-E-R”.
My two sisters are total opposites!
MY TWO SISTERS TWO-OF-THEM OPPOSITE PERSONALITIES.
Phyllis Frelich was a deaf actress and famous for winning the 1980 Best Actress Tony Award for the play "Children of a Lesser God."
P-H-Y-L-L-I-S F-R-E-L-I-C-H HERSELF DEAF ACTRESS FAMOUS WHY? WIN T-O-N-Y AWARD FOR PLAY QUOTE “CHILDREN O-F A L-E-S-S-E-R GOD.”
Robert Davila served as the ninth president of Gallaudet University from 2007 to 2009. Prior to becoming the president of Gallaudet University, he was the first Deaf CEO of the National Technical Institute for the Deaf.
R-O-B-E-R-T D-A-V-I-L-A HE NINTH PRESIDENT GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY YEAR 2007 RANGE 2009 BEFORE THAT HE FIRST DEAF CEO ADMINISTRATOR N-T-I-D.
American Sign Language was recognized as a true language in 1965.
YEAR 1965 ASL RECOGNIZED TRUE LANGUAGE.
I run 25 miles every week.
EVERY WEEK 25 M-I-L-E-S I RUN.
Instead of prison, my cousin John, must do 300 hours of community service.
INSTEAD PRISON MY COUSIN J-O-H-N MUST 300 HOURS COMMUNITY SERVICE.
Sir John Cornforth was a deaf chemist who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1975.
S-I-R J-O-H-N C-O-R-N-F-O-R-T-H HIMSELF DEAF CHEMIST YEAR 1975 HE WON N-O-B-E-L P-R-I-Z-E SPECIALIZED CHEMISTRY.
I have 10 different fish in my aquarium.
MY A-Q-U-A-R-I-U-M 10 DIFFERENT DIFFERENT DIFFERENT DIFFERENT FISH I HAVE.
I had a conversation with my neighbor yesterday.
YESTERDAY MY NEIGHBOR TWO-OF-US CONVERSATION.
Do you have a 20 dollar bill?
20 DOLLAR YOU HAVE?
Morris Broderson is a deaf painter. His artwork has been displayed many places, such as at Gallaudet University, NTID, and the Guggenheim and Whitney Museums.
M-O-R-R-I-S B-R-O-D-E-R-S-O-N HIMSELF DEAF PAINTER. HIS ART DISPLAYED MANY PLACES SAME-AS ONE-OF-FOUR GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY, TWO-OF-FOUR N-T-I-D, THREE-OF-FOUR G-U-G-G-E-N-H-E-I-M FOUR-OF-FOUR W-H-I-T-N-E-Y MUSEUMS.
My friend and I like to swap good books with each other.
GOOD BOOKS MY FRIEND TWO-OF-US LIKE TO SWAP.
Heather Whitestone was the first deaf person to be crowned as Miss America in 1995.
YEAR 1995 H-E-A-T-H-E-R W-H-I-T-E-S-T-O-N-E SHE FIRST DEAF PERSON CROWN M-I-S-S AMERICA.
Thomas H. Gallaudet was a minister, educator, and co-founded the first school for the deaf called the American School for the Deaf in Hartford, Connecticut. Gallaudet University was named in honor of him in 1894.
T-H-O-M-A-S H. G-A-L-L-A-U-D-E-T HIMSELF MINISTER TEACHER HE CO- FOUNDED FIRST RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL U-S CALLED AMERICAN SCHOOL DEAF A-S-D WHERE? HARTFORD C-O-N-N. YEAR 1894 GALLAUDET COLLEGE NAMED AFTER HIM.
United States of America became independent from Great Britain in 1784 after the ratification of the Treaty of Paris.
YEAR 1784 AMERICA BECAME INDEPENDENT FROM BRITAIN FINISH RATIFICATION T-R-E-A-T-Y O-F P-A-R-I-S.
I play tennis every Friday with 3 women.
EVERY FRIDAY TENNIS I PLAY WITH 3 WOMEN.
My grandparents made a great couple.
MY GRANDPARENTS WONDERFUL TWO-OF-THEM (couple).
I will go to three graduation parties in June.
J-U-N-E THREE GRADUATION PARTIES GO-TO GO-TO GO-TO I WILL.
Independence Day is July 4th.
JULY 4TH INDEPENDENCE DAY.
We remember 9/11 on Patriot Day.
PATRIOT DAY WE DO WHAT? 9/11 REMEMBRANCE.
I have six siblings and I am the oldest.
SIX SIBLINGS I HAVE ME OLDEST.
I will visit my friend for two days.
TWO DAYS MY FRIEND VISIT I WILL.
Leap Year happens every 4 years.
EVERY 4 YEARS L-E-A-P YEAR HAPPEN.
I was a high school cheerleader for 4 years.
4 YEARS HIGH SCHOOL CHEERLEADER I.
I donate blood every three months.
EVERY THREE MONTHS BLOOD I DONATE.
There was a famous protest at Gallaudet University in 1988 called Deaf President Now.
BACK YEAR 1988 GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY HAPPEN WHAT? FAMOUS PROTEST CALLED DEAF PRESIDENT NOW.
Ashley Fiolek is a Deaf Motocross Racer. She started motorcycling when she was three years old. She won four Woman Motocross Championships in 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012. She is now retired.
A-S-H-L-E-Y F-I-O-L-E-K SHE DEAF M-O-T-O-C-R-O-S-S MOTORCYCLE RACER. SHE OLD THREE STARTED MOTORCYCLING. GROW-UP WON FOUR WOMEN M-O-T-O-C-R-O-S-S CHAMPIONSHIPS ONE-OF-FOUR 2008, TWO-OF-FOUR 2009, THREE-OF-FOUR 2011, FOUR-OF-FOUR 2012. NOW RETIRED.
Curtis Pride is deaf and was a baseball player. He played for many teams, such as the Detroit Tigers, Atlanta Braves, and New York Yankees. He is currently the coach for the Gallaudet University baseball team.
C-U-R-T-I-S P-R-I-D-E HIMSELF DEAF BASEBALL PLAYER. HE USED-TO PLAY DIFFERENT DIFFERENT DIFFERENT TEAMS ONE-OF-THREE DETROIT T-I-G-E-R-S, TWO-OF-THREE ATLANTA B-R-A-V-E-S, THREE-OF-THREE NEW YORK Y-A-N-K-E-E-S. NOW HE COACH GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY BASEBALL TEAM.
After retirement in 10 years, I plan to move to Florida.
FUTURE 10 YEARS I RETIRE DO-DO? MOVE F-L-A.