extramaritalsex http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/16719/all en Forget Marriage: Adultery and Promiscuity Rule the Airwaves http://www.mrc.org/articles/forget-marriage-adultery-and-promiscuity-rule-airwaves <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kristen-fyfe">Kristen Fyfe</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Prime time television is positively full of sex, as long as it is outside the context of marriage.  That is the primary finding of a new report from the <a href="http://www.parentstv.org/" />Parents Television Council</a> (PTC).</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/forget-marriage-adultery-and-promiscuity-rule-airwaves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Family Adultery bestiality extramaritalsex fornication Marriage ParentsTelevisionCouncil promiscuity sex Television Tue, 05 Aug 2008 04:00:00 +0000 admin 28131 at http://www.mrc.org Media Hype CBS Wife-Swapping TV Series Swingtown http://www.mrc.org/articles/media-hype-cbs-wife-swapping-tv-series-swingtown <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brian-fitzpatrick">Brian Fitzpatrick</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seward">Julia Seward</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >It's open season on old-fashioned, faithful marriage tonight with the premiere of CBS's ode to 1970s wife-swapping, the TV series “Swingtown.”   </p> <br /> <p >“Swingtown” dramatizes the “open marriage” experimentation popularized by the sexual revolution.  The media are so busy chortling that they aren't bothering to report on a couple of pertinent issues, namely the effect on viewers of glorifying irresponsible sex on network television and the damage done to society when sexual mores slide.  </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/media-hype-cbs-wife-swapping-tv-series-swingtown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Education cbs entertainment extramaritalsex JDUnwin LosAngelesTimes people promiscuity RANDcorporation Swingtown Time Thu, 05 Jun 2008 04:00:00 +0000 admin 28225 at http://www.mrc.org