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  Comment: And the use of abelist language (Score 1) on 2010.02.20 3:33

Using the word "lame" to describe something "bad, boring, dull, not worth my time, frustrating, [or] irritating" is abelist language. To suggest that something you don't like is equivalent to having a disability and that disabilities are bad, marginalises all of those with disabilities. Here is an post about abelist words, in this case "lame" http://disabledfeminists.com/2009/10/12/ableist-word-profile-lame/
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