Salesforce: Creating opportunities for people with disabilities is crucial for business success

Businesses and organizations that don’t make their websites, applications, communication channels, physical locations, and online working environments accessible, risk alienating large populations of customers and potential employees. According to the CDC’s U.S. disability figures, 5.9% of Americans (about 19.5 million people) are “deaf or have serious difficulty hearing” and 4.6% […]

I’m a Butterball turkey hotline expert who’s been answering wild, funny, and panicked calls from home chefs for 18 years. This year people need us more than ever.

Phyllis Kramer in the Butterball Test Kitchen in 2013. Butterball Turkey Phyllis Kramer is a Butterball Turkey Talk-Line expert based in Aurora, Illinois. She’s been working for the Talk-Line during the holidays for 18 years, answering customer questions about how to choose, thaw, prepare, and cook their turkeys. Over the […]

‘Witches’ Movie Is Called Out For ‘Scary’ Depiction Of People with Limb Differences

Robert Zemeckis’s new adaptation of Roald Dahl’s 1983 children’s novel “The Witches” has been earning mixed reviews since its Oct. 22 premiere on HBO Max. Among those who have limb differences, though, the movie has been widely panned. Organizations like the U.K.’s Reach Charity and the Paralympic Games have taken the film to task for […]

Disabled People Condemn ‘Witches’ For Depicting Limb Differences As ‘Scary’

Robert Zemeckis’s new adaptation of Roald Dahl’s 1983 children’s novel The Witches has been earning mixed reviews since its Oct. 22 premiere on HBO Max. Among the disability community, though, the movie has been widely panned. Organizations like the U.K.’s Reach Charity and the Paralympic Games have taken the film to task for depicting Anne Hathaway’s […]

55 made in America products that people love

Made in America It’s a common misconception that little, if anything, is made in America anymore.  While a lot of manufacturing has certainly been moved to other countries in recent decades, there are plenty of fun, delicious and all-around awesome things still being created stateside. What follows are 55 of […]