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Re: [IP] Panic Room

In a message dated 10/14/02 11:02:06 AM Pacific Daylight Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

> That didn't bother me but what *did* bother me was when she started to go 
> low, from insulin, her mother kept on saying "she needs a shot - she needs 
> a shot"  but for a long time she didn't really specify what type of shot 
> she needed, I think the audience was thinking "oh insulin of course - she 
> needs a shot of insulin".. It wasn't until much later on in the movie that 
> glucagon was even mentioned and it felt like misinformation to me. I almost 
> wrote a letter to the producer, but then I figured it wasn't worth it.
> I never drink diet soda as it makes me sick. I don't drink that much soda 
> but when I do I always will opt for the real sugar and bolus for it. But 
> sometimes I do over bolus for pizza and soda. It happens.

   They did show the glucagon emergency kit in the red case, I knew what it 
was as soon as I saw it, but they shouldn't assume that evryone does.
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