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More “indecency”

As I mentioned previously, the House passed legislation this week increasing the fines that can be levied against broadcasters for indecent material. [This article][1] from the Times provides a great illustration of the effects this sort of thing can have. Frontline, WGBH’s excellent series, has produced a documentary about a US Army regiment in Baghdad. Apparently, the soldiers featured in the documentary do a good deal of swearing as they go about their business of fighting insurgents prior to the recent elections.

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