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Fcc Vs. Libertine Left

Howard Dean thinks the FCC is “pretty silly” to investigate the Super Bowl. After all, he’s seen it all as a doctor. By that standard, full frontal nudity a la Harvey Keitel in “The Piano” would be okay by Dr. Dean. It’s just the human body, kiddies.

This is the way it sounds to the libertine left: what, did Janet Jackson sell crack? She has to be “investigated”? All it means is the FCC will do the same thing the media are doing, find out what CBS/MTV thought they were doing. Dean and his so-what crowd have no belief that children should be sheltered from the seediest corners of the adult world.

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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