PTC Columns

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.

Sign-UpBest 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 December 21

Best of Broadcast TV

    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer on CBS

    For once again bringing innocent and nostalgic cheer to generations of viewers, CBS’ 50th anniversary broadcast on December 9th of the perennial...

    12/17/2014

Worst of Broadcast TV

    Family Guy on Fox

    For polluting the public airwaves with ignorant, hate-filled, anti-Christian bigotry at Christmas, the Sunday, December 7th episode of Fox’s Family Guy...

    12/17/2014

Worst of Cable TV

    Sons of Anarchy on FX

    For one last episode containing gore-soaked mayhem, the December 9th series finale of FX’s Sons of Anarchy is the Worst Cable TV Show of ...

    12/18/2014

OTHER PTC COLUMNS

Misrated

    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...

    6/14/2013

TV Trends

    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 place” filled...

    10/12/2012

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