SuperT: is buttfumbling a disability?
dittybopper: Did Diana Moon Glampers just take over the Department of Education?
Mugato: Great now some poor kid is going to feel like an asshole for dunking on a kid in a wheelchair.
uncleacid: That kid with no arms can replace Sanchez.
Scrotastic Method: Dear world:We are all equal. But we are not all the same. Not everyone gets to do everything. Them's the breaks.Sincerely,notthisshiatagain
madgonad: I'm only 5'10" and couldn't get on the basketball team. Does this mean that in the future the district will have to create special basketball teams for short people?
Strolpol: It's easy to see who DRTFA.This is a mandate for schools to have some kind of sport offering for disabled kids, NOT full integration into existing sports.90% of school districts will just make a single group that meets the lowest bar for "sport" and allow disabled participation.
Farnn: Aren't they already forced to do this by creating women's teams?
IlGreven: If you have a physical disability, not unless you can prove said disability does not hinder you in the sport. (See Jim Abbott).
the biggest redneck here: Strolpol: It's easy to see who DRTFA.This is a mandate for schools to have some kind of sport offering for disabled kids, NOT full integration into existing sports.90% of school districts will just make a single group that meets the lowest bar for "sport" and allow disabled participation.Yup. Getting my 6 year-old (7 next week!) daughter with CP some time in PE class this year has been difficult, maybe this will cause less hassle for future parents in a similar spot.
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