The discussion over disability's definition arose out of disability activism in the United States and the United Kingdom in the 1970s, which challenged how the medical concept of disability dominated perception and discourse about disabilities.
Debates about proper terminology and their implied politics continue in disability communities and the academic field of disability studies.
While the fact in itself that we lie online is unsurprising (would YOU show your dating profile to your friends?
), what’s much more interesting is what we lie about.
Even if we ignored the horribly outdated image of the sexes that it projects, it seems like a spectacularly short sighted approach to dating: the chasm between expectations and reality on a first date can be so wide as to kill any fledgling relationship dead upon first meeting.