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Which is worse in media, nudity or gore?

By the time the average U.S. child starts elementary school he or she will have seen 8,000 murders and 100,000 acts of violence on TV. -New Scientist, 2007

And since 2011 the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) has allowed full frontal nudity on TV(!)

What's your take on the FCC and the role it has to play when it comes to nudity and gore?

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    Jun 19 2013: you should add political spin (aka lies or incomplete information). not as in-your-face as nudity and gore but definitely far more insidious.
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      Jun 19 2013: I don't get it? Something wrong?
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        Jun 19 2013: not at all. i think that nudity and gore are fine as long as the program/film is appropriately labelled so that people know what they are in for. after all, you don't HAVE to watch it.

        my concern is political spin/manipulation of opinion/advertising in "news" media.

        i think it's far worse than nudity and violence.
        • Jun 19 2013: Gee Whiz Scott,
          You've won the HITS THE NAIL ON THE HEAD award.
          I still cannot believe it. Pinch me.

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