Cosmo guide to dating
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Dear Cosmo, We are pleased you have published an article on women with disabilities: 12 Things you should know before dating a woman in Wheelchair.
Kristy Goosman Hughes My first impression was, What a stupid picture! Loren Worthington I like those old 70 pound Wheelchairs.
” Kara Ayers Ouch…literally hurts to see:/ what year is it!? That way they can’t run away from me quite so fast J James Shoemaker …really, a hospital transport chair?
We don’t want to come off as whiney or angry crips who can never be happy and find offense in every possible way we are portrayed.
We really ARE NOT inherently bitchy people with “chips on our shoulders.” Well some are, but nobody pays any attention to them anyway.
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For some guidance in the future, please see the REAL models with Disabilities that could have rocked this feature from the folks at Photo Ability.net, a disability inclusive stock image site.
I am sure there are many more “things you should know”, but the most important is: Don’t assume anything. Every disability, even woman with the exact same diagnosis can have different abilities and desires.
I mean if you’re going to fake it at least do it right. I say to all of you it’s time to boycott Cosmopolitan so incredibly superficial Willemijn Engel That looks like a pre-ww2 wheelchair with a 2016 model in it Well, you get the “Picture,” right?
Using an able-bodied model undermines the entire message of the article.