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TV exploits young girls for laughs

More than a third of broadcast TV programs in 2011 and 2012 contained content which sexually exploited their female characters, according to a new report by the Parents Television Council. Surprisingly, girls were more likely to be targeted than adult female characters. Comedies were the worst offenders; consider the episode of Family Guy that showed a teenage girl with a voiceover that said, "This girl is perfect if you want to buy a sex slave, but don't want to spend sex slave money."

Read it at the Miami Herald

July 10, 2013 12:32 PM