TITLE

The Horny Dialogues

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, William Lee
PUB. DATE
April 1979
SOURCE
New Republic;4/21/79, Vol. 180 Issue 16, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains that academic humanists and American Broadcasting Co. (ABC) television executives evaluated a clip from the television program "Soap" in which a mother and her daughters use the word "horny" to describe their sexual feelings. First-time broadcast on American television; Response of key markets; Humanists Charles Frankel, Benjamin DeMott, and Herbert Gutman; Occasion organized by a consulting firm that trades in its expertise about "American values"; ABC's "Standards and Practices" division.
ACCESSION #
11120451

 

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