Lou Gehrig's Disease: Mark Wahlberg Responds to 'Ted' Joke Backlash

Mark Wahlberg says he "had no idea" a punch line from the movie "Ted" would offend people with Lou Gehrig's disease. "I didn't know anything about it," the actor told "The Tommy Show" on 94.7 Fresh FM radio in Washington, D.C., Thursday. The line, "From one man to another, I hope you get Lou Gehrig's disease," shocked movie-going ALS patients and advocates, who say it crossed a line. "I didn't expect to go to a movie and sit with an audience laughing at the expense of people with ALS," said...Full Story
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