If you have read the rest of the Internets, might I recommend:
Let’s not kid ourselves. Humanity is a disability, clumsiness is a placeholder for that disability and all that is bad with being human, and vampirism as that magical cure, the sure fire fix for all things disabling.
I have another idea for Ms. Donnelly and her ilk to help them focus their concerns: Fight like hell to get Plan B included in the TRICARE Formulary (the standard list of drugs that must be stocked) and make it available in all Military Treatment Facilities (MTF).
Yeah…it’s been a bit busy around here lately.
Annaham has a post up at Bitch right now too: Disability Chic? (Temporary) Disability in Lady Gaga’s “Paparazzi”
The overall message: Disability can be “cool,” but only if it is temporary, not shown to the public, and that your eventual recovery from it can be portrayed through the timeless medium of dance!
Show her some love too.
Also, FWD/Forward has been nominated for Best New Blog, something which we are all excited about, so if you are so inclined…