adaptive equipment for diff'able'd

Peter Trei ptrei at bistromath.mitre.org
Wed Feb 17 09:26:14 EST 1993


In article <1993Feb16.152121.24739 at osf.org> bsmith at crustacean.osf.org (Bruce Smith) writes:
>In article <1993Feb15.220119.7143 at linus.mitre.org> ptrei at heckle.mitre.org (Peter Trei) writes:
>>     However trendy "differently-abled" may be among the terminally
>>PC, it is a clumsy, obscure and non-descriptive term.
>> [...] Fight NEWSPEAK!
>
>[...] the correct expression for those of us without disabilities now 
> should be described as -- what else? -- "non-disabled"!  
>Bruce Smith

    Actually, I've heard the term "temporarily abled" used.

							Peter Trei



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