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How TV Captions Get from A Captioner’s B

How TV Captions Get from A Captioner's Brain to You

Inquiring Minds Want to Know I really love it when readers leave comments on my posts. You know that feeling when you get a package in the mail? Yeah, that’s what it’s like for me when I get a comment notification. It lets me know that what I write is being read, making people think, and, more […]

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Everyone Deserves Captioned Programming

Everyone Deserves Closed Captioning

I recently got back from an out-of-the-country trip. While it wasn’t to a third world country, it did give me as an American perspective. We’re spoiled. We’re fat. We’re American. I often wonder what others think of us. In one island country I visited, they drove on the opposite side of the road. I was […]

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2016 Presidential and Political Captioni...

Political Steno Briefs

Well, happy fall, ya’ll!  Yeah, I know it’s been forever since you’ve heard from me, but summer just kicked me in the rear. I had an evening schedule, and that kind of put my personal schedule out of kilter. But I’m back to morning shows now and I love it. Now in the evenings I […]

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Court Reporter to Captioning Training: T...

Captioning Boot Camp

When I first started considering switching from reporting to captioning, I scoured the internet for advice on how to make the transition. I found next to nothing. Luckily, I knew reporters who knew reporters who knew a captioner and exchanged our phone numbers. Basically, it’s not rocket science. Practice news/weather/sports daily, adding words to your […]

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