• Posts Tagged ‘Sponsors’

    PTC to Viacom’s CFO: It is Your Fiduciary Duty to Cancel “Dating Naked”

    by  • September 30, 2016 • Advertiser Accountability, Misrated, Press Release, Profanity, Ratings Reform, Sex, Worst Cable Show of the Week • 3 Comments

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    LOS ANGELES (September 28, 2016) – In a letter to Viacom’s Chief Financial Officer Wade Davis and the Board of Directors, the Parents Television Council formally called for VH1’s explicit nude reality show, “Dating Naked,” to be cancelled in the shareholders’ best interests.

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    PTC Proposes Solution to McDonalds’ Financial Troubles

    by  • April 25, 2014 • Advertiser Accountability • 2 Comments

    It’s not a coincidence that at the same time McDonalds abandoned its family focus, sales started to decline.

     

     

    In a letter to McDonalds, the Parents Television Council reported that the company’s advertising practices are among the worst in the country. The company’s ads often sponsor violent or sexually graphic television programming, despite that...

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    Media Applauds PTC’s Victory Over ADHD

    by  • April 24, 2014 • Broadcast Decency • 1 Comment

    Last week, Fox Broadcasting announced that it had cancelled its ultra-graphic Animation Domination High-Definition (ADHD) series. This announcement came only days after the PTC called out Fox for its grotesque internet cartoon “The Easter Bunny’s Coming,” and Target for sponsoring the content.ADHD

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