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WATCH: This Comedian With Cerebral Palsy Will Make You Think Twice About The Word 'Disability'

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If thinking of cerebral palsy makes you think of someone sad or helpless, then watch this talk and let comedian Maysoon Zayid blow your mind. She's fierce, she's funny, and she refuses to let you feel sorry for her.

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