Archive for “wheelchairs”

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Sumptuous Wheelchairs?

Posted July 19th, 2016 by Anthony

Fanciful wheelchair sculpture
Opulent Mobility, an LA-based exhibition, brought extravagant, sumptuous, and somewhat outrageous mobility equipment into my world.

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Access Symbol Works

Posted December 12th, 2014 by Anthony

I was hanging out in the bar with a bunch of folks at SDS last June. One of the party innocently asked, “What do you guys think about the new access symbol business?” Even dead sober I couldn’t help but go on a rant. I knew I had been thinking about how I didn’t like […]

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Heavy Metal & Wheelchair User

Posted November 16th, 2014 by Anthony

Got an email from Risty Byce, a wheelchair using, rock ‘n’ roll drummer at I didn’t follow popular music, and metal in particular, too closely in the early 90s. This Queensr├┐che video was brand new to me when Risty sent me a recommendation. I’m not sure about the overall sentiment, it seems to me to […]

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Wow! Wheelchair racer!

Posted September 24th, 2014 by Anthony

Has anyone noticed that the newly promoted, active accessibility symbol looks a lot like Good Willy?

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Wheelchair Action Figures

Posted July 16th, 2014 by Anthony

Wrestler action figure and toy wheelchair Every once and awhile I search for wheelchair action figures. This week I found’s Wheelchair Playset. You can get the wheelchair in any one of six colors. I happened to get the color “wood.” It goes well with my Buff Bagwell action figure and wheelchair.

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No Man Is a (motorized) Island

Posted July 3rd, 2013 by Anthony

Scholl album cover
Danny Scholl’s 1980s LP

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Telling Our Disability Stories with Stella Young

Posted May 1st, 2012 by Anthony

Stella Young portraitTelling Our Disability Stories is proud to present Australia’s own Stella Young, editor of Australia Broadcast Corporation’s Ramp Up. Hear it now iTunes

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New (to me) disability band name! “An Autumn for Crippled Children”

Posted February 18th, 2012 by Anthony

album cover

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Off-Road Comfort

Posted October 2nd, 2011 by Anthony

Iron wheelchair carrier with six foot wheels.Yes, it has drawbacks, but this wheelchair mover is the most comfortable off-road conveyance I’ve tried.

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