Nobody expects a cripple to be some kind of hippie, pot-smoking, commie, fetuscidal, athiest maniac.
Comedian Shannon DeVido’s star has been on the rise since a February appearance on the Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore and landing a role on the upcoming Hulu original series Difficult People, produced by Amy Poehler. Joining the cast of Difficult People has been the biggest break in DeVido’s career. “It’s a really cool opportunity […]
You may not have heard of Shannon DeVido yet, but you’re about to. The 32 year old from Philadelphia with spinal muscular atrophy just landed one of the biggest roles for a person with a disability to get in a long time — a part in Amy Poehler’s latest project “Difficult People.” In “Difficult People,” […]
Think a bowel program can’t be funny? Steve Christians manages to find the humor in everyday adventures on wheels.
I wake up with the same troublesome question rolling around my fervid brain: Are Americans with disabilities making progress or sliding backwards?
You know it’s invalid weather when you see the local invalid out sitting in the local park.
Americans love to complain. And doggone it, we’re good at it.
Editor: Out of respect for Mike Ervin, aka Smart Ass Cripple, we chose this smart ass title. The not-quite-so-bad stuff you can find by Googling Smart Ass Cripple, strangely enough. A Letter From the Department of Human Services A letter arrived with a return address of the Department of Human Services. My heart sank, as […]
Chicken wings, chicken wings, chicken wings! Every establishment has a sign in the window …