Archive for ‘disabilities’

June 14, 2018

Concealed Access

by duncanr

clever design and engineering . . .


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April 21, 2018

Wheelchair Access

by duncanr

for the stout-hearted . . .

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April 14, 2018

Deaf Dog Learns Sign Language

by duncanr

A ten-month-old deaf Staffordshire puppy Ivor had a rough start in life. Due to his disability, he was abandoned by 5 families before even reaching the RSPCA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals)


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fortunately for Ivor, he has been given a new home by Ellie Bromilow, who has taught the little fellow commands using sign language

full story, and more pics here

January 10, 2018

Damnit, there’s always a catch

by allthoughtswork

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How would you like to pay just $1.00 a year in rent?

You’ll have to be a debtless indigent who’s crazy for Jesus, though, and live in Bavaria. I think I could pull off the indigent bit.

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December 16, 2017

Go blankety-blank-blank yourself

by allthoughtswork

The facial expressions cracked me the hell up. Artists, all of them. I’m totally practicing the “bullshit” one.

November 18, 2017

It’s just a flesh wound

by allthoughtswork

If you're picky about cosplaying your body type, then you'll love this guy!

Don’t even think about going up against this guy in cosplay.

August 27, 2017

Someday, I hope to be worthy of a cat like this

by allthoughtswork

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August 24, 2017

One of the most phenomenal TED Talks I’ve ever seen

by allthoughtswork

Be careful, this one is triggering for those of us with PTSD. But, damn, is it good.

August 18, 2017

Where there’s a Will, there’s a Way

by duncanr

Photo: Sreekesh Raveendran Nair/The News Minute

63-year-old Melethuveettil Sasi started work climbing coconut trees when he was 15 yr old but was left semi-paralysed down the right side of his body and unable to work following an accident 18 yrs ago

determined to feed his family, however, he applied for help to build a road through the hill by his house to enable him to reach the nearby town and earn some money there

when no help was forthcoming, he decided to do the job himself

disabled, and using just rudimentary tools, it took him . . .

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April 4, 2017

The Most Beautiful Thing

by duncanr

boy meets girl

boy falls in love with girl

but there are problems . . .

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