Teacher or TV?

by | Aug. 21, 2009

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Ninety-two percent of parents believe TV is too violent or too sexually oriented, according to Brent Bozell, president of the Media Research Council, the largest media watchdog organization in the United States.

And yet, "two-thirds of children in the U.S. have televisions in their bedrooms -- provided by their parents," said Bozell, in his presentation at the World Congress of Families.

According to the statistics of the Media Research Council, most children: * watch about 28 hours of television a week * spend more time watching television than any other activity * spend, by the time they graduate from high school, more time in front of a TV set than in front of a teacher.

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