TV viewers weary of nudity and obscenity look for decency from FCC nominee

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The Parents Television Council this month issued an analysis showing a rising number of “pixilated” groins, female breasts and other indecent images on network programming.

Almost 70 percent of this kind of “blurred” nudity is being shown on network programs that are rated for children 14 and younger, said Tim Winter, president of the Parents Television Council.

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Cheryl Wetzstein

Cheryl Wetzstein

Cheryl Wetzstein covers family and social issues as a national reporter for The Washington Times. She has been a reporter for three decades, working in New York City and Washington, D.C. Since joining The Washington Times in 1985, she has been a features writer, environmental and consumer affairs reporter, and assistant business editor.

Beginning in 1994, Mrs. Wetzstein worked exclusively ...

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