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Re: WAI vs. General Accessibility

From: Terje Bless <link@pobox.com>
Date: 08 Nov 2001 18:46:31 +0100
To: W3C WAI IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1005241591.20192.86.camel@tux>
On Thu, 2001-11-08 at 16:21, Al Gilman wrote:
> "We only understand Special Accessibility at the moment.  Even Einstein
> 'took a little longer' to figure out General Relativity."
> And the moral, which doesn't quite fit in Quip scale, is that until we have
> figured out accessibility for the Special Olympics crowd, we don't have a
> 'general accessibility.'

Oh, ok. I'm using the term "general accessibility" improperly. Sorry
about that, and thanks for the correction!

What's a better way to convey that? "Common Physical Disabilities" seems
a bit cumbersome and not necessarily more accurate.
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