Category: cultural sewage

May 23, 2018

Thoughts on the Show Dogs Controversy

Filed under: cultural sewage - 23 May 2018

Controversy has erupted over the “family film” Show Dogs  about a police dog that goes undercover at a dog show. The National Center on Sexual Exploitation sent out a warning about the film:
“The movie Show Dogs sends a troubling …

July 7, 2013

Pass On Our Cultural Heritage

Filed under: cultural sewage - 07 Jul 2013

There are few characters as wholesome in the golden age of entertainment as wholesome as the Lone Ranger. He stood as a symbol of decency and honor in the nearly three decades the show aired over radio and television who …

May 12, 2011

The Family Guy and Godwin’s Law

Filed under: cultural sewage - 12 May 2011

Barbara, the mother of one of the voice actors on Family Guy wants her son to quit the show:
“The wrong messages are out there and that’s my main concern,” said Warburton, a Destin resident whose son Patrick voices the …

September 2, 2008

Logically Challenged

Filed under: cultural sewage - 02 Sep 2008

Alan at Idablue writes:
Ms. Palin preaches abstinence and disfavors sex education in schools. Well, given her abilities and her strong support for these views, I have no doubt that her daughter was raised accordingly. Nevertheless, the girl got pregnant. …

December 19, 2007

Also Put on Hold: Elizabeth Taylor’s Book on Lasting Marriages

Filed under: Christianity,cultural sewage - 19 Dec 2007

From the AP:
NEW YORK (AP) — Lynne Spears’ book about parenting has been delayed indefinitely, her publisher said Wednesday. Lindsey Nobles, a spokeswoman for Christian book publisher Thomas Nelson Inc., said Wednesday that the memoir by the mother of …

December 17, 2007

Thoughts on the Golden Flopas

Filed under: cultural sewage - 17 Dec 2007

The Golden Compas had a weak $25 million week to open it’s theatrical run and then finished a distant third this weekend with $9 million (the top film was “I am Legend” which racked up $75.5 million, followed by Alvin …

November 12, 2007

The Destroyers on Strike

Filed under: cultural sewage - 12 Nov 2007

The work at corroding America’s cultural bedrock has been placed on hold in the name of the Almighty Dollar. America’s television writers have gone on strike.

But for news reporting on the matter, I’d be blissfully unaware of it, as would …