The Corner

Csi Promises Less Seamy Plots

Andrew, despite your criticism of the Parents Television Council a few weeks ago for designating “CSI” as the worst show for impressionable children on TV, the “CSI” producers are promising they’ve become “extra responsible” for the seaminess in their plotlines in response to the PTC list. The show can definitely retain its audience without all the S&M and cannibal twists, and so on.

PS: Don’t be too glum about my pals down the hall. CBS is still saving an upcoming episode (for sweeps, I’m guessing) titled “Fur and Loathing” which examines a crime that takes place among a group of adults who dress in animal costumes and participate in a sex act known as a “fur pile.”

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...

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