PBS and the TV Rating System

Dennis Putnam dap1 at MINDSPRING.COM
Thu Sep 25 19:40:52 MDT 1997


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At 08:13 AM 9/25/97 -0400, you wrote:
>I was watching PBS the other night when it occurred to me that there
>wasn't any rating shown at the beginning of a program (e.g. - PG).
>Does anyone know why they would be exempt from doing what the other
>major networks are doing?
>
>I find this interesting since it is the only free air station where I
>have seen frontal nudity.  There is also a gay magazine program that
>airs weekly- what would that be rated as anyway?
>
>Pleading TV ignorance,
>

Seems obvious to me. PBS is always politically correct and therefore needs
no rating system.

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