Dramatic NYC-style expressions make NY mayor's sign language interpreter at hurricane press conferences an internet hit
Mayor Michael Bloomberg's sign-language interpreter Lydia Callis became a star overnight on Monday when she injected some unintentional humor into news of a 13-foot surge, cut power lines and flooded substations.
"Is anyone else watching the hilarious facial expressions of the sign language translator during Bloomberg's press conference?" Adam Moore, president ofMoore Creative Living in NYC, wrote on Facebook. "Hilarious!"
Bloomberg Sign-Language Interpreter Finds Fans Through Dramatic Gestures [video] - International Digital Times
Moore told iDigitalTimes that he "loved the fact that she was gesturing like a New Yorker."