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Enjoy this edition of our newsletter where we meet another TCG captioner, who tells us about her ups and downs as a broadcast captioner.  We also invite you to sign an FCC petition to ensure quality captioning of the news in the United States.

Have a sweet tooth?  It's been a hot summer, and our TCG Family Recipe is perfect for camping trips or relaxing with family and friends with an iced coffee.  
Continuing with a look back into our archives, we delve into how captioning was involved in the rising internet trend. 
A lot has changed in nearly fifteen years--what was online captioning like in 2005?
Let's meet a captioner, and learn more about Donna!  Donna is an experienced captioner with a great love of broadcast captioning.  Read on to learn more about this captioner and her challenges and successes!

Petition: Ban Using Teleprompters To Deliver Live Closed Captioning

A North American captioning advocacy group has created a petition to the FCC to ban teleprompter use as a method of realtime captioning.  The results don't depict proper quality standards to provide equal accessibility but is being used for weather updates on major news stations.  Click here to show your support for this important initiative.
 

Highlighted Word of the Week: Oenophile

Fun fact, the intense fear or hatred of wine is called “oenophobia.”
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