Friday, September 08, 2006

No one in network TV fears what children are watching - unless it makes them think about God (updated)

Since we're on the topic of TV networks slicing and dicing...

Veggie Tales on TVBrent Bozell - NBC Slices and Dices "Veggie Tales" (a Big Idea production)
... This is one of those moments where you understand that networks like NBC are only talking an empty talk and walking an empty walk when it comes to the First Amendment, and "creative integrity," and so on. They have told parents concerned about their smutty programs like "Will and Grace" that if they're offended, they have a remote control as an option. The networks have spent millions insisting that we have a V-chip in our TV sets. Change the channel. Block it out.

But when it comes to religious programming - programming that doesn't even mention Jesus Christ - just watch the hypocrisy. Instead of telling viewers to just change the channel if they don't like it, or put in a V-chip for Bible verses, they demand to producers that all that outdated old-time religion has to be shredded before broadcast. ...
The Jesus Factor

Update: Michelle Malkin gets into it in her 9-29-06 Vent:

Vent with Michelle Malkin

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