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November 12, 2012

FEMA Yiddish Disaster Relief Information

Hurricane sandy threat indexThe Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has information on recovery and relief posted in Yiddish.

Hurricane sandy threat index

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has information on recovery and relief posted in Yiddish.

Unfortunately for haredim, this means they'll have to use the "devil," "satan," "mother-of-all-evils" Internet to read it.

Here's one page. Navigation tools are located at the top.

[Hat Tip: Chozer Beshailah.]

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"Hurricane Sandy hits the Statue of Liberty" Says the caption under the photo - which is a screenshot from 'the day after tomorrow.'

Who in the United States in 2012 can read Yiddish but not English?

I can just see it all now: Mayor Bloomberg gives the next Hurricane Sandy press conference while Lydia Callis translates into YSL (Yiddish Sign Language).

" Faar GELT vet 'any' Roov gaibin a harshoo'eh tzee nitzin deh treifineh kaile"

Yiddish speaking people were not hit very hard by this hurricane

goyim helping yiddin cannot be

Who in the target audience needs to read סמאַרטפֿאָן to know that he or she is using a smartphone?

I hate the attitude of "if they [any group in mind] has it in their language, we want it in ours."

Fema Hebrew as well.....

http://www.fema.gov/he

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