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Study: Television shows depict more sex
USA Today / AP ^
| AP Staff
Posted on 02/04/2003 11:16:22 AM PST by ex-Texan
Edited on 04/13/2004 1:40:20 AM PDT by Jim Robinson.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sex on television is heating up, but more TV programs are including the risks and responsibilities of sexual behavior, a study released Tuesday found.
The percentage of shows depicting or implying sexual intercourse rose from 10% two years ago to 14% in the 2001-02 season, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation study.
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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Editorial; Foreign Affairs; Government
KEYWORDS: moresexontv; safesexontv; sexontv
posted on 02/04/2003 11:16:22 AM PST
Welcome to Bubba's Crib!
posted on 02/04/2003 11:23:18 AM PST
Wonder how much the researchers got paid for this one.
posted on 02/04/2003 11:31:23 AM PST
Does he look incredibly stupid or what?
Good reason to unplug the TV.
MotherOfLiberty and I unplugged ours 8 years ago (except to watch an occasional video or sporting event) and haven't regretted it once. When our children visit their friends, they don't even WANT to watch TV - they get bored. They'd rather do other activities.
Best decision we ever made...
Indeed I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just, that His justice cannot sleep forever."
For we know Him who said, "Vengeance is Mine, I will repay," says the Lord. And again, "The LORD will judge His people." It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God. Hebrews 10:30-31 NKJV
posted on 02/04/2003 2:10:01 PM PST
posted on 02/04/2003 2:20:54 PM PST
(It's OK to drive an SUV if it helps you get babes.....)
Don't have to conduct a study to find out that TV is over-sexed, even commercials are pathetically laden with that virus. The core of movies, TV, singers - all types of entertainment is sex. Seems like many a father and mother have not been parenting in the last years; they have been busy making money.
posted on 02/04/2003 9:32:08 PM PST
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