I always considered myself the class clown when I was in High School. Once, I stood up in front of the class while my Grade 9 English teacher was writing on the chalk board and dictating her lesson to us and began to pretend to Sign. THe other kids and I thought it was pretty darn funny. The teacher and Vice-Principle did not and it cost me a couple of detentions.
I get the feeling this “Sign Artist” from Sweden, who “performed during the famed Eurovision singing competition this week did something similar. Check out this guy:
Tommy here wasn’t the only Sign Language Interpreter to make news. Remember this guy from the Funeral of Nelson Mandela a few years ago:
At least there are number of Sign Language Interpreters who are good at their job and know how to have fun with it too. Check out the Jimmy Kimmel video where Interpreters sign for Rapper Wiz Khalifa and they nailed it!
How many languages do you know? And yes… Klingon counts! ~Bill