KENW airing divorce TV special

CNJ staff KENW-TV, the area’s local public broadcasting station, produced a special called Choosing Happiness After Divorce. The special will air at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. The special is based on the recently published book of the same name by Jane Thompson. The program is designed to help women regain their perspective in life after divorce […]

Fear shouldn’t dictate airing TV commercials

Freedom Newspapers Television’s infancy in the 1950s was a period when advertisers were given veto power over the content of shows their ads were paying for. The Fox television network’s yanking of GoDaddy.com’s commercial from a planned second airing during Sunday’s Super Bowl — after it had already been shown in the first quarter — […]

Stuudent’s airing of Berg video offensive

I’ve chosen not to see the video of Nicholas Berg’s beheading. I made the same decision two years ago when a clip of Islamic terrorists decapitating a reporter named Daniel Pearl surfaced online. My reasoning is the same now as it was then. There’s something obscene about watching from a desk chair as a man’s […]