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ridicuLIST: Deaf People Can't Walk (In Airports)

There’s a long-running joke that Delta Air Lines, which operates +5,000 flights daily, is an acronym for “Doesn’t Even Leave the Airport”. But for those in the Deaf Community, it may as well be “Deaf Erroneously Lose Their Ambulation”.

For National ASL Day: Teach Your Co-Workers 10 ASL Words

For most Americans, today marks the last chance to meet Uncle Sam’s tax deadline. Tonight, we either celebrate our refunds (or commiserate a lack thereof) with a stiff drink.

1,000 Reviews Later, Our Deaf–Friendly Journey Continues

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” -- Lao-tzu, Chinese philosopher (604 BC - 531 BC)  They say the first step is the hardest – and that every endeavor is a culmination of baby steps.

Retail Therapy: 5 Lessons to Apply to Deaf and Hard of Hearing Customers

Images of shuttered businesses and liquidation sales are sending a message to entrepreneurs everywhere: The “Death of Retail” is nigh. Just look at JC Penney’s plummeting stock, compared to Amazon’s ever-soaring stock price. No one ever leaves their home to shop until they drop anymore, right?

Reviewer Spotlight: Guthrie Nutter - Portland, OR

Do you know the people who are plugging in reviews on deafREVIEW? Every quarter, we pick the brains of our most active reviewers. They are the words behind our deaf-friendly mission, the stars of our 1-5 star ratings, and the soul of this website.

When Deafhood Meets Sisterhood, Entrepreneurism Soars

In 1908, International Women’s Day began with the thunderous beating of 15,000 pairs of feet marching the streets of New York City for shorter hours, suffrage, and better pay for women.

Recent Reviews

Skillet Diner

Many of my friends rave about Skillet in Capitol Hill so I was eager to try this new loation out. I came during restraunt week and ...

Molly Moon's

The manager at the U Villiage Molly Moon's knows ASL! We only go to this location now when we are craving Molly Moon's ice cream ...

Simply Desserts

We came in for a late night meeting and were pleasantly surprised by Annie who took our order. She was very comfortable with our signing ...

Target

What a nice surprise when the cashier, Sally was easy to understand, engaging, friendly and even signed "have a nice day" as I left the establishment! 

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Do You Know What It Means To Be Deaf-Friendly?

You know what a cost-benefit analysis is. You have your accountant’s telephone number on speed-dial. You even know how to expertly run a social media campaign on Facebook and Twitter. But, do you know what it means to be a deaf-friendly business?

Speak Up...Review a Business...Create Change!

No deaf, deaf-blind or hard of hearing person is ever completely alike, but one tie bonds us instantly: We never stop looking for ways to make day-to-day communications less stressful in a predominantly hearing world.

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Skillet Diner

Many of my friends rave about Skillet in Capitol Hill so I was eager to try this ...

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Jasie

Molly Moon's

The manager at the U Villiage Molly Moon's knows ASL! We only go to this location ...

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Ariele

The Downtown Pro Shop

I went there to get gifts for deaf friend who loves Sounders! While I was shopping ...

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Turtle Heart Retreats HP