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Live audio description on TV tomorrow

From: Joe Clark <joeclark@joeclark.org>
Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2005 19:02:52 +0000 (UTC)
To: WAI-IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.60.0501191901550.25248@aristotle.multipattern.com>

Many of you will be able to watch it yourselves. And, preferably, tape it.

> Media Access Group at WGBH to Provide Closed Captioning and Live 
> Description for PBS's Inaugural Coverage
>
> The Media Access Group at WGBH 
> will provide both closed captioning and live description of George W. 
> Bush's second presidential inauguration for the PBS presentation of 
> Inauguration 2005 a NewsHour special.  The Public Broadcasting Service 
> (PBS) coverage of the inauguration airs live on Thursday, January 20 
> from 11am to 1pm EST (check local listings).  In 1993, PBS's coverage of 
> the Clinton inauguration was the first live television program that was 
> made fully accessible to deaf, hard-of-hearing, blind and visually 
> impaired viewers.


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