How The Handicapped Live

Andrew Sullivan —  May 31 2012 @ 5:14pm

Maria Elena Fernandez finds the Sundance documentary series "Push Girls" refreshing:

More than anything, the series will spotlight the minor role paralysis actually plays in the lives of the women now.  "One of my friends thinks I must be so sad sometimes, to just be sitting in the chair," said Schaikewitz, a graphic designer. "But the chair is just not my focus. I’m sad if I have a bad date. I think people are afraid to approach us and afraid to engage us because they fear they’re going to find something negative. If they would see us in our everyday lives, they would see that this is just—"

"An accessory!" Adams completed the sentiment.