15 September 2006

US - Acceptable nudity?

When is nudity acceptable on the news? Ever since the infamous 'nipplegate' incident involving Janet Jackson's costume malfunction, television channels in America have been especially sensitive to any bare flesh. So Allan Little's piece from Swaziland saw a group of BBC World producers studying the US rule book very carefully... since we broadcast on American cable networks, and have to respect 'local' laws.