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Russian channel to censor 'The Simpsons'

A Russian national channel said Thursday it would censor "The Simpsons" cartoon series to comply with a new law banning scenes of violence, drinking and smoking before a late evening watershed.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Aug 30, 2012 14:25

[Russia] Smoking Law Could Hit Classic Cartoons

Lovers of Soviet-era cartoons were sent into a tizzy Wednesday after reports surfaced that the classic “Nu, Pogodi” and “Cheburashka” programs could be edited to remove smoking scenes.
Moscow Times (ru)
added Aug 30, 2012 10:27

[Russia] Ну погоди! (эпизод 1) akaidude [ Nu, pogodi! ("I'll Get You!") ]

Nu, pogodi! ("I'll Get You!") is a series of Russian animated shorts directed by Vyacheslav Kotyonochkin, produced at the Soyuzmultfilm studio in Moscow, between 1969 and 1986. The plot of the series follows the mischievous and artistic Wolf (Volk) tryin
You Tube
added Aug 29, 2012 19:45

[Russia] Smoking scenes to be deleted from Soviet cartoons

Russian children might never find out that some heroes from famous Soviet cartoons like "Nu, pogodi" and "Krokodil Gena" smoke. This is because the smoking scenes might be cut when the cartoons are air during the TV program "Good night, kids!" on the sta
added Aug 29, 2012 19:40

R. Peter Straus, WMCA Radio Pioneer, Dies at 89

After Mr. Straus converted the station to an all-talk format in 1970, WMCA was known for years as a forum for liberal causes. It was the first station . . . to ban cigarette advertising
New York Times
added Aug 9, 2012 03:27

[Indonesia] VIDEO: Sex, Lies and Cigarettes (43:22)

"Sex, Lies and Cigarettes" charts Big Tobacco''s attempt to expand its reach into Indonesia, which by all accounts has become the "Wild West" of cigarette marketing and promotion. (au)
added Aug 6, 2012 13:05

Bill may ban smoking on Chilean television

The introduction of a new tobacco bill in the Senate has begun to stir debate among Chile’s film and television community. . . . “It would be prohibited to include any character smoking or any kind of indirect publicity, which might contribute to subli
Santiago Times (cl)
added Aug 2, 2012 13:22

[UK] Dick Ebersol: Former NBC Olympic boss spotted smoking a cigar in London

LONDON - The man puffing away in the sun outside the International Broadcasting Centre in Olympic Park? None other than longtime NBC Olympic boss Dick Ebersol.
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 4, 2012 13:09

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg makes Dana Perino want to smoke

“There's something about his actions that makes me want to smoke an entire pack of cigarettes, and I don't smoke,” said Perino today on the Fox News Channel program The Five. The Five co-host Bob Beckel responded to Perino with a comment about smoking c (National)
added Jul 31, 2012 01:17

'Big Ang' Recap: Ang Learns She Could 'Drop Dead' At Any Moment

Big Ang‘s cardiologist is one of those no-nonsense kind of guys. “Your lifestyle sucks,” Dr. Buzzkill told her on the July 15 episode of Big Ang. “You’re going to be lucky if you get a heart attack or cancer.”
Hollywood Life (blog)
added Jul 17, 2012 06:26
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