Monday, September 30, 2013

'Ironside' Coming Soon to NBC

NBC has a new show called 'Ironside' coming out this fall. The show stars Blair Underwood as a police officer who sustained an SCI in the line of duty, only to come back and continue fighting crime. Some of you may recall that the same show existed several years ago. The new version is not supposed to be a true remake, but a similar concept. We're interested to see how the show does and the reactions of the disability community to the way in which Blair Underwood's character is portrayed. Check out the trailer below...

Friday, September 13, 2013

Guinness Wheelchair Basketball Commercial

Many of you have probably seen the new Guinness Wheelchair Basketball Commercial. It's always interesting to see how people with disabilities are portrayed in the media, but this unique commercial actually is more of a statement on the interaction of friends of a person with a spinal cord injury. Let us know your thoughts on this commercial in the comments section below...