NBC and the NFL Can Rot [UPDATED]
I'm with Tertium Quid:
The commercials are so rotten for an eight year-old that we switched to Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader and then to Tom & Jerry.He's right ... it doesn't have to be this way. For the record, here's an example of a commercial that NBC and the NFL deem INappropriate for their viewers:
I hope NBC loses money. It does not have to be this way.
On the other hand, here's a sampling of ads that NBC and the NFL didn't mind your kids watching:
Sickening. And yet another reason I'm not convinced the NFL didn't sign off on Janet Jackson's infamous "wardrobe malfunction" a few years ago, only to backtrack after receiving negative feedback from outraged viewers.
I think the NFL should hear from folks on this one, as well.
Anthony Esolen and Christine the Soccer Mom express their disgust at these ads.
Previous Pro Ecclesia posts on this subject:
NBC Rejects Pro-Life Super Bowl Ad