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posted on July 1, 2005 - 1:45pm
When you tune in to the Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon on Sept. 4-5, you’ll join nearly 50 million viewers nationwide. While that number is impressive, there’s another figure that’s also remarkable and just as vital to the success of the Telethon: 189. That’s the number of television stations that make up MDA’s one-of-a-kind “Love Network” — stations across the country that will broadcast the...
posted on July 31, 1997 - 5:00pm
After decades of stereotyped, often demeaning portrayals, has Hollywood gotten any better at showing the complexity of living with a disability? For better or worse, physical disabilities have been an integral part of the cinematic experience, dating back to the birth of the movies a full century ago.