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Is Television Going Down the Tubes?
Aired 6/3/1998

Think Tank examines the current state of television. With sex and violence seemingly everywhere on television today, some ask if it can get any worse. We ask that question, too, and find out if anything could or should be done about it.
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  Irwin Stelzer
    director of regulatory policy studies at the Urban Institute
  George Dessart
    co-author, Down the Tubes
  William Baker
    co-author, Down the Tubes

Originally Aired: 6/3/1998

   
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