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One weird unfunded mandate that exposes the disregard for handicapped accessibility in 8-bit video games... tip number 3 will shock you!

Background:

Old 8-bit video games typically do not adhere to modern standards of occupational safety or handicapped-accessibility.

The issue:

The issue we will deal with here is making an old game, in this case, Zelda II for the Nintendo Entertainment System, properly compliant with the… 362 more words

POLITICS

The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror-Disneyland

Located in the California Adventure park at the Disneyland Resort is The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror.  It is located in the back of Hollywoodland  next to Bug’s Land.  332 more words

Spoonie

Not in My Wildest Dreams: Katie's Story, Part Ten

From the onset, I had a specific idea of the care plan that would be necessary for Katie to be cared for at home.  But, I was skeptical that such a plan would be approved. 452 more words

Caregiving-book

Disabled Residents Demand More Support For Accessible Housing

CHICAGO (CBS) — A group of disabled Chicagoans came to City Hall on Wednesday to demand better housing across the city.

WBBM Newsradio’s Craig Dellimore reports a small crowd of people, most with varying disabilities, chanted outside City Hall; calling for more affordable, accessible, integrated housing. 176 more words

News

People Who Inspire: Ted and Wendy on being mobile with Spina Bifida

Ted Pence and his girlfriend Wendy Garofalo were born with Spina Bifida – the most common permanently disabling birth defect in the United States. According to the… 1,124 more words

Motivation

Lyft and Uber-- You Can't Dodge This Forever

You may have heard of the ridesharing craze that’s sweeping the country.  Two of the largest such companies– Lyft and Uber are revolutionizing the transportation business, while challenging traditional taxi cab companies for dominance. 544 more words

Handicapped Accessible Bath

  • New construction carved out of existing bedroom
  • Handicapped wheelchair accessible
  • Wide doorway
  • Curbless shower stall
  • Porcelain ceramic tile
  • Stainless steel grab bars
  • Custom vanity with Corian countertop has drawers for easy access to supplies…
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