A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from March 09, 2020
“I know Facebook has never caused the lame to walk, but it sure has caused the dumb to speak”

“The people were amazed when they saw the mute speaking, the crippled made well, the lame walking and the blind seeing. And they praised the God of Israel” is from Matthew 15:31.There are several social media jokes on this passage.
 
“Not sure that Twitter has ever made the lame to walk, but it sure has caused the dumb to speak” was posted on Twitter by Dr. Mark Shorey on February 24, 2018. “I don’t know if Twitter has ever caused the lame to walk.  But it certainly has caused the dumb to speak” was posted on Twitter by The Truth Teller on September 6, 2018. “I Know that Twitter has never caused the lame to walk, however, it sure has caused the dumb to speak!” was posted on Twitter by Joe Crawford on September 16, 2018.
 
“I don’t know if Facebook has ever caused the lame to walk but it has sure caused the dumb to speak” was posted on Facebook by Terry Scott on September 2, 2018. “I know Facebook has never caused the lame to walk but I do know it sure has caused the dumb to speak” was posted on Twitter by ✞♕In God I Trust♕✞ on September 2, 2018. “‘I know Facebook has never cause the lame to walk but it sure has caused the dumb to speak!’  Unknown” was posted on Twitter by Union College on January 28, 2019.
 
“Social media has never caused the lame to walk, but has caused the dumb to speak.  Not original with me.  This is an indictment of our sick society” was posted on Twitter by henry on February 27, 2018. “Not sure if social media has ever caused the lame to walk but it definitely caused the dumb to speak! #LiberalismisFreedumb #MAGA” was posted on Twitter by Dr. David J. Nixon on March 8, 2018.
 
     
Bible Hub
Isaiah 35:6
New International Version

Then will the lame leap like a deer, and the mute tongue shout for joy. Water will gush forth in the wilderness and streams in the desert.
   
Bible Hub
Matthew 15:31
New International Version

The people were amazed when they saw the mute speaking, the crippled made well, the lame walking and the blind seeing. And they praised the God of Israel.
       
Twitter
Dr. Mark Shorey
@DrMarkShorey
Not sure that Twitter has ever made the lame to walk, but it sure has caused the dumb to speak.
#NotOriginal #IAreOne #JustSayin
3:57 PM · Feb 24, 2018·Twitter Web Client
   
Twitter
Henry
@Drhenry800
Replying to @Bmw2163Heart and @IvankaTrump
Social media has never caused the lame to walk, but has caused the dumb to speak.  Not original with me.  This is an indictment of our sick society.
2:16 AM · Feb 27, 2018·Twitter for iPad
   
Twitter 
Dr. David J. Nixon
@DrDavidJNixon
Not sure if social media has ever caused the lame to walk but it definitely caused the dumb to speak! #LiberalismisFreedumb #MAGA
8:27 AM · Mar 8, 2018·Twitter for iPhone
 
Facebook
Terry Scott
September 2, 2018 ·
I don’t know if Facebook has ever caused the lame to walk but it has sure caused the dumb to speak.
   
Twitter
Michael  Davis
@mdavis1
Replying to @EdKrassen
I don’t know if Facebook has ever caused the lame to walk but it has sure caused the dumb to speak.
11:07 PM · Sep 6, 2018·Twitter for iPhone
   
Twitter
The Truth Teller
@UrTruthTeller
I don’t know if Twitter has ever caused the lame to walk.  But it certainly has caused the dumb to speak.
11:50 PM · Sep 6, 2018·Twitter for Android
   
Twitter
Aaron Clark
@aaronleeclark
I don’t know if Facebook has ever caused the lame to walk but it has sure caused the dumb to speak.
10:27 PM · Sep 7, 2018·IFTTT
 
Twitter
✞♕In God I Trust♕✞
@InGodIDoTrust
I know Facebook has never caused the lame to walk but I do know it sure has caused the dumb to speak.
@realDonaldTrump
7:51 AM · Sep 8, 2018·Twitter Web Client
   
Twitter
Joe Crawford
@Joe_the_Baptist
I Know that Twitter has never caused the lame to walk, however, it sure has caused the dumb to speak!
10:28 PM · Sep 16, 2018·Twitter for Android
   
Twitter
Union College
@ucollegeNE
“I know Facebook has never cause the lame to walk but it sure has caused the dumb to speak!”  Unknown
@PastorRichUC #QuoteoftheDay
2:50 PM · Jan 28, 2019·Hootsuite Inc.
 
Facebook
Only In America
February 2, 2019 ·
I know Facebook has never caused the lame to walk but it sure has caused the dumb to speak 🤣🤣🤣
   
Twitter
Jeri Anderson Rose
@IUredhead
I don’t know if social media has ever caused the lame to walk, but it sure has caused the dumb to speak. Rolling on the floor laughing
8:37 PM · May 26, 2019·Twitter Web Client
   
Twitter
ᏚᎢᎬᎬᏞ ™
@TheWidowmakerX
I don’t know if Twitter has caused the lame to walk, but it sure has caused the dumb to speak
11:55 AM · Jun 26, 2019·Twitter for iPhone
 
Twitter
Jst_n_avg_guy2
@Harleysdad65
I don’t know if Twiiter has ever caused the lame to walk but it sure has caused the dumb to speak!!
2:06 AM · Dec 15, 2019·Twitter for iPhone
     
Twitter
Jst_n_avg_guy2
@Harleysdad65
I don’t know if Twiiter has ever caused the lame to walk but it sure has caused the dumb to speak!!
2:06 AM · Dec 15, 2019·Twitter for iPhone
 
Twitter
Carletto 10 10
@CasoRosendi
READ TODAY
“I don’t know if Facebook has ever caused the lame to walk, but it has certainly caused the dumb to speak!”
—- Hey Gee at Breitbart
3:40 PM · Dec 31, 2019·Twitter Web App
   
Twitter
Joann Blue circleWhite circleRed circle
@msserv_joann
I know that Twitter has never caused the lame to walk!
But it has surely caused the dumb to speak… #JustGoingToLeaveThisHere
1:13 PM · Jan 11, 2020·Twitter for iPhone
 
Twitter
Tom Pickering
@maspick
I know that Facebook has likely never caused the lame to walk, but it most definitely has caused the dumb to speak! d;¬{D
#TomsDailyQuips
9:33 AM · Jan 30, 2020·Twitter Web App

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