Why I’m a “disability advocate”

It’s an age old debate, with people of varying ability groups all weighing in.Disability advocates have long been vocal in their desire to change the stigma surrounding disabilities, particularly in the eyes of those who lack these skills or abilities.While this debate may be old, the discussion continues, with some disability advocates even taking to […]

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When does the word “autism” begin?

The word “disabled” begins with a capital “D” and the word for the disability begins with an “e”.The first two letters are capitalized.The term “disabled”, however, is spelled as “disability”, which can be tricky.The official spelling of the word, for example, is “disabilities” (not “disables”), which is not the same as “disabled”.And there’s a difference […]

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Why I didn’t like this video from “The Office”

I am in the middle of my third season of the popular “The X Factor” reality competition show and I’m watching a trailer for a new season.As soon as I hear the first words, my mind immediately goes to “What if they were the X Factor judges?”But before I could finish the thought, I had […]

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Why I didn’t like this video from “The Office”

I am in the middle of my third season of the popular “The X Factor” reality competition show and I’m watching a trailer for a new season.As soon as I hear the first words, my mind immediately goes to “What if they were the X Factor judges?”But before I could finish the thought, I had […]

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