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Media, Language and Profanity #575617

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 14, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Columbia, SC, noted joining Florida in calling rap album by 2 Live Crew obscene. Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Kur) Long-running controversy over what can be shown and said in concert, movies and television reviewed; historical scenes shown of controversial appearances by Elvis Presley on "Ed Sullivan Show", of George Michael music video, of Madonna swearing, of bleeped words from Eddie Murphy's "Harlem Nights" film, from TV's "L.A. Law", from cable television performances by comedians Sam Kinison and Andrew Dice Clay. [Movie critic Roger EBERT - talks about Murphy.] [Two MOVIEGOERS - comment on Murphy's new movie.] [MAN - links cable to changes.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Kur, Bob

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