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  1. rockin'robin

    Noises or sounds.

    LOL...blame it on the doggie!
  2. rockin'robin

    Deaf-Friendly Driving Schools?

    I did too. take driving training in high school in the Mountains....After that, only had to take the test and vision...so far still a "Safe Driver"....
  3. rockin'robin

    "Help! I've fallen and can't get up"

    Say you've fallen and have this Life Alert...you push the button...but ur deaf and cannot speak clearly...or not at all ??...When I called them, asking if the Insurance Co. would pay the bill...the guy said he was unsure about it and asked me for my credit card number...I would not give...
  4. rockin'robin

    "Help! I've fallen and can't get up"

    Well, in my case?...and others too...switching Insurance Companies...after talking with some...Will know more this week, as 1 company was very receptive to my inquiries about Life Alert...Have to get back with ILRC also on May 6th...to see what they have come up with (if anything). Thanks for...
  5. rockin'robin

    "Help! I've fallen and can't get up"

    LOL...she would lay down and sleep right beside me...LOL
  6. rockin'robin

    "Help! I've fallen and can't get up"

    Feel it's a shame that Medicare/Medicaid and Insurance companies will not pay for this service for the elderly (even those who are hearing) who are on fixed incomes and live alone...Even ILRC (Independent Living Resource Center) was no help...
  7. rockin'robin

    "Help! I've fallen and can't get up"

    That's 1 good solution...but there are those who cannot afford Smart Phones.
  8. rockin'robin

    "Help! I've fallen and can't get up"

    Those Life Alert TV ads....for the elderly. ...I was "wondering" about us elderly deafies?...who cannot speak or hear...would it be feasible to order one?...Or is there anything else we could use to alert and call for help in case we have fallen and of course "can't get up"?....Many elderly...
  9. rockin'robin

    What is?

    "Hangout"....LOL...I received a message from someone, wanting to chat via Hangout....
  10. rockin'robin

    Is getting food thrown at you legal?

    Why not just make a Police report for simple assault and Harassment?...if reporting it to the Manager does not suffix?...Contacting the ADA or the Governor?...Nah!...Only your feelings were hurt?...No bodily injury?...Feel sure the Police Officer would get all this squared away.
  11. rockin'robin

    Is getting food thrown at you legal?

    Meals on Wheels?...LOL...if you have the ability to go out to eat, then you can cook at home. Besides, there is a long waiting list for that, (at least in my County there is)…..Perhaps the lady did not "mean to" throw the food?...Maybe you over-reacted?...Complain too much?...So..."maybe this...
  12. rockin'robin

    Is getting food thrown at you legal?

    Report it to the management...if you have a witness(s)...good!...and still, I would not go back there....if they don't fire the person that did this...no telling what she might do later on......
  13. rockin'robin

    Is getting food thrown at you legal?

    I might have thrown the food right back at her...then cause a food fight...Seriously, there is no excuse for adults throwing food at each other.....Must be an underlaying reason the lady did this...and thought she could get by with it....Is the Lady retarded or something?...or has a "beef" with...
  14. rockin'robin

    Deaf drinking motor oil

    LOL...Nuts!...guessing she believes it will keep her ho-ho lubricated and running great?...
  15. rockin'robin

    April Fool's Day...??

    Got a joke or a prank you've played?...
  16. rockin'robin

    Are you "embarrassed" by your hearing loss?

    Very informative article....Do you ever feel embarrassed by your hearing loss? http://bit.ly/2MpttB5 #hearingloss #HOH #audiology #aging
  17. rockin'robin

    Trains and Vibrations...

    I used to live in a House that was across the road from the RR Tracks....a good 100 feet from the House..and still could feel the vibes whenever it passed, especially at night....People do get killed trying to drive over the tracks when a train is coming and mis-underestimate the speed of the...
  18. rockin'robin

    Trains and Vibrations...

    I just read about a 59 yr. old man from Lexington, SC, walking on the train tracks...and was killed..The story said he was born deaf or had been deaf all his life...But!...Surely, he could have felt the train's vibrations?...and got out of the way?....
  19. rockin'robin

    Surgery?

    https://www.legit.ng/1227933-african-professor-history-performs-worlds-1st-3d-ear-surgery.html?fbclid=IwAR0BZYCwqgVAD5GpTpFUyPSbkSZRJMDX0islIcioVXyqSwJYDNbEMq-Bk7k
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