• Archive for May, 2015

    New PTC Research Finds Disturbing Increase in Jokes About Child Sex Abuse on “Family Guy”

    by  • May 19, 2015 • Broadcast Decency, Misrated, Ratings Reform, Sex, Sexualization, Violence • 2 Comments

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    In a new research report about Fox Broadcasting’s Family Guy, the Parents Television Council found a disturbing and increasing pattern of jokes on the show about sexually abusing children. In fact, 79 percent of all the sexually violent scenes that aired on the primetime broadcast...

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    Twenty Years, Twenty Top TV Moms

    by  • May 4, 2015 • Television • 14 Comments

    In honor of the PTC’s 20th anniversary and of Mother’s Day, we present, in no particular order, the 20 top broadcast TV moms of the last 20 years.

    TV moms have changed over the decades. On television today we seldom see the idealized mothers of generations past; whose hair was always perfectly coiffed, whose clothes...

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