The Passion Of the Christ

In cultureShock, Entertainment by Adam Blasucci0 Comments

The Passion may be the most powerful movie I’ve ever seen. Watching the film is an emotionally draining ordeal, but an ordeal worth going through. I’ve been around for 26 years and I haven’t seen many films that caused such strong feelings in me. This is the first movie I’ve …

Ms. Nasty

In cultureShock, Entertainment by Damian P. Gregory0 Comments

It was the boob flash seen around the world. Janet Jackson and Justin Timberlake sent tongues wagging with their racy, some say raunchy, halftime performance at Super Bowl XXXVIII on CBS. The “costume reveal” which exposed an estimated 140 million TV viewers to Jackson’s bare breast for a few seconds—after …

Misconceptions

In cultureShock, Entertainment by Jeff McAllister0 Comments

I have come to realize that even people with disabilities can make assumptions about others with disabilities that are not true. Last month I mentioned about seven actors on primetime television who (at least I thought) were not disabled, but were portraying people with disabilities. I subsequently found out that …

Daredevil Dances with Disability

In cultureShock, Entertainment by Jeff McAllister0 Comments

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s SUPER GIMP!? Well, not exactly. I enjoy movies, I really do; but I missed this one in the theaters and am just getting around to seeing it. Daredevil–about a blind guy by day and superhero by night–is pretty good, given it is barely …