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The Opportunity of Adversity
Aimee Mullins   Jun 30, 2012   TEDTalks  

The thesaurus might equate “disabled” with synonyms like “useless” and “mutilated,” but ground-breaking runner Aimee Mullins is out to redefine the word. Defying these associations, she hows how adversity—in her case, being born without shinbones—actually opens the door for human potential.

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