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Disabled / Pimp My Wheelchair / James, Espinoza Interviews #826495

CNN Evening News for Saturday, Mar 25, 2006
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(Studio: Carol Lin) Colours ‘n Motion, a California company that specializes in customizing wheelchairs, featured; excerpts shown from MTV’s “Pimp My Ride”; scenes shown of wheelchairs tricked out with bling. [Colours spokesmodel Autianya PASCUA†- says people with disabilities don’t like to be plain, ordinary people; describes the features of her chair.] Live interview held with paraplegic motocross competitor Ricky James† and Colours ‘n Motion’s Ernie Espinoza† about the chairs and perceptions of the disabled; video shown of James on his motorcycle. [From Los Angeles, JAMES, ESPINOZA – comment.]

Lin, Carol

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