Tag Archives: ptc

  • PTC Blasts ABC’s Abrupt Switch from Charlie Brown to ‘Scandal’ Sex

    Nov 4, 14 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *The poor kiddies. Parents barely had enough time to shoo them out of the room last Thursday after “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown”  before “Scandal” opened with Olivia Pope and Jake Ballard (and also Olivia and Fitz) getting their flashback sex on to the Isley Bros’ “Summer Breeze.” The Parents Television Council, for one, […]

  • Advocacy Group Blasts ABC for ‘Scandal’ Torture Scene

    Jan 15, 13 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments

    *That torture scene in last week’s episode of “Scandal?” Yeah, it didn’t sit well with the Parents Television Council. The watchdog group is criticizing ABC for not giving the Jan. 10 episode the proper rating. In the episode, Huck (Guillermo Diaz) is arrested under the Patriot Act and accused of attempting to assassinate President Grant […]

  • Advertisers Flee ‘Playboy Club’ After PTC Launches Boycott

    Sep 28, 11 by EURpublisher02 7 Comments

    *The Parents Television Council says seven companies have pulled their ads from the second episode of NBC’s “The Playboy Club” — and they’re calling on Capital One, Samsung and Chrysler to follow their lead, according to the Hollywood Reporter. Naturi Naughton and Jenifer Lewis star in the series set in 1963 at Hugh Hefner’s Playboy […]

  • Nicki Minaj Nip Slip: ABC Apologizes; PTC Protests

    Aug 5, 11 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments

    *The Parents Television Council has something to say about Nicki Minaj’s wardrobe malfunction this morning. Contacted by TMZ, the watchdog group calls out “Good Morning America” for not using the five-second delay, which would have prevented the rapper’s left nip slip to be broadcast. “For the umpteenth time in recent memory a morning news show […]

  • Rihanna Back in Hot Water with Protest Orgs for ‘Man Down’ Video

    Jun 2, 11 by EurPublisher 7 Comments

    *Rihanna, who seems to crave attention is getting plenty of it with her latest video … maybe more than she bargained for. The controversial video for her single, “Man Down,” plays out like a mini-movie in which Rihanna finds herself involved in a physical altercation that ends in murder. Her fans may like it, but […]