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A Closer Look (Uncivil Society) #186234

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 18, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) A closer look at how Americans treat each other in public introduced; poll findings on manners cited.

(Washington: Chris Bury) The place for incivility in art and culture examined; examples cited of disruptive art. ["The Simpsons" creator Matt GROENING, record producer Russell SIMONS, performance artist Karen FINLEY, "The New Yorker" Kurt ANDERSEN, "Time" magazine Roger ROSENBLATT - state the case for offensive art, uncivil behavior in society and the need to push boundaries.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Enforced civility in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan prohibiting obscene radio communication by truckers reported.

Bury, Chris;
Jennings, Peter

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