I just got to thinking - in the UK, with David Cameron’s ridikuleless internet filter in operation, we still have the daily rags printing bums and boobies in full colour glory -
The Guarniad covered this back in November, and I thought you might like me to share:
The basis being that “parents can keep newspapers away from children”. Not when they’re buying their sweeties at the newsagent’s, love!
There’s a movement to eliminate Page 3, by smart people:
Ol’ DC is too lary of the media shareholders to actually get dirty in this fight. He’s got more leverage over the telecoms firms, which he’s simply using to impress legions of blue-rinse hairdo die-hard conservatives.
When he takes the next step - banning bikinis - you’ll find me marching proudly down Oxford Street in mine.