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Archive for April, 2010

‘Gay dog’ refused entry to Australian restaurant

An Australian restaurant that refused a blind man entry because a waiter thought his seeing-eye dog was “gay” has been ordered to apologise and pay compensation. Ian Jolly was told he could not take guide dog Nudge into Adelaide’s Thai Spice last May because a member of staff objected, The Sunday Mail reported. The restaurant’s […]

The Sex Pistols – God Save The Queen – BSL Version

This video was posted to YouTube on the day of punk Godfather Malcolm McLaren’s funeral and offers an anarchic send-off for the maestro of mayhem. Created in 2002, it features Samuel Dore (re)interpreting The Sex Pistol’s classic anthem ‘God Save The Queen’ in British Sign Language. Matt Hulse suggested the collaboration to Samuel as a […]

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