In this section of our website we feature several columns which keep
readers up to date on the latest outrageous TV content and trends. Find
our more about our columns below.
Best of Broadcast TV: highlights child-friendly programs with
positive messages, and which can comfortably be viewed by the entire family.
Worst of Broadcast TV: serves to warn parents against programs dangerous for children, describing in detail the violence, sex, profanity, and other negative behaviors shown.
Worst of Cable TV: documents the offensive content parents are
forced to pay for when purchasing expanded basic cable for the family-friendly
and educational programming it offers.
WEEKLY COLUMNS: Week of August 17
Best of Broadcast TV
Running Wild with Bear Grylls on NBC
Physical challenges and survival in the wilderness have become staples of “reality” programming; but few shows use the premise in as
family-friendly a fashion a...
Worst of Broadcast TV
Bachelor in Paradise on ABC
On August 4th, ABC introduced yet another spin-off from the popular “reality” TV show The Bachelor, calledBachelor in Paradise. The ta...
Worst of Cable TV
Dating Naked on VH1
A bra is thrown onto the beach. Following are a couple’s naked legs, with swimsuit bottoms hitting the sand. “When I met you, I saw
everything!” blares the...
Hannibal on NBC
The corpse of a woman impaled on a spiked device resembling exercise equipment, her pants and shirt entirely soaked in blood. A severed arm grasping a cell
phone in its han...
Nick Jr.’s NickMom: Not For Kids!
Nick Jr. is a pay-TV network with programming intended for 2-6 year olds. Nick Jr.’s website boasts that the channel is a “safe, educational