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PTC Columns

In this section of our website we feature several columns  which keep readers up to date on the latest outrageous TV content and trends.  Find our more about our columns below.


 

Best & Worst Broadcast Show of the Week

The Best of Broadcast TV column highlights child-friendly programs with positive messages, and which can comfortably be viewed by the entire family. By contrast, the Worst on Broadcast TV column serves to warn parents against programs dangerous for children, describing in detail the violence, sex, profanity, and other negative behaviors shown.

 

 

TV Trends

In this new column, the Parents Television Council seeks to keep parents and other viewers informed about harmful or questionable prime-time programming.

 

 

Misrated

This PTC column closely compares the content of an individual program with the rating that episode received.

 

 

Worst Cable Show of the Week

This column documents the offensive content parents are forced to pay for when purchasing expanded basic cable for the family-friendly and educational programming it offers.

 

 

Brent Bozell's Entertainment Column

L. Brent Bozell III is the founder of the Parents Television Council and President of the Media Research Center. His columns feature his viewpoints on news in the entertainment industry.

 

 

Parenting and the Media

This column by Parent Previews founder Rod Gufsafson, features tips for parents and commentary on television trends and other entertainment technologies such as internet, cell phone, and video games. 

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