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My Disability Is Still Socially Acceptable to Laugh About

Here's how I deal with it

Screen Capture Saved from 'The Wiggles Wake Up Jeff Compilation 1984 2017'

There are so many stigmas around every disability out there, and it's frankly fucking weird to have a disability that is apparently still okay for people to make jokes about.

But here I am, 30 years old and diagnosed with Narcolepsy 3 years ago. The reality is I've had it as far back as when I was…




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