Thursday, March 24, 2005

Television Censorship by the Numbers

The good news: In every single category, a majority of the people polled were against censorship.

The bad news: People in this country are still more willing to ban sexual content and nudity than violence. Only in America.

"Angus Reid Consultants - CPOD Global Scan) - Some adults in the United States want to enact tougher guidelines for the broadcasting industry,
according to a poll by Schulman, Ronca, & Bucuvalas (SRBI) Public Affairs published in Time. 41 per cent of respondents believe the federal administration should ban cursing, sexual language and nudity from television."

Angus Reid Consultants