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  U.S. Congress and Television
Television, having arrived as a mass medium by then, was allowed in 1948 to cover hearings of the Senate Armed Services Committee.
Senate television proponents nonetheless prevailed, and a Senate Rules Committee recommendation to allow testing of a Senate chamber television system was approved by a vote of 67-to-21 on 27 February 1986.
Such rules generally require that television coverage be prohibited at the request of a committee witness; that television cameras, lights and microphones be unobtrusive; that television personnel conduct themselves in an orderly fashion inside the hearing room; and that no commercial sponsorship of committee hearings be allowed.
www.museum.tv /archives/etv/U/htmlU/uscongress/uscongress.htm   (986 words)

 Television Violence: Christian Resource Centre (Bermuda)
It is certainly true that television violence does not account for all the causes of children's aggression, and it is also true that some children are a great deal more likely to be affected by television violence than others, and that it is these children who are likely to be potentially more aggressive anyway.
The age of eight is critical in the relationship between television violence and the development of aggression, because of the cognitive and emotional developments that occur at this age.
One explanation may be that television provides children with rather narrow and stereotypical characters, so that they have relatively little opportunity to express their increased sophistication if they choose television characters as heroes.(36) In one study, children who chose family members or other real people as their heroes did show a more sophisticated understanding.
www.nisbett.com /child-ent/television_violence.htm   (13794 words)

 1979 in television - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1978 in television, other events of 1979, 1980 in television, and the list of 'years in television'.
The televised special airs the following night on NBC in the United States.
March 24 - Tales of the Unexpected, an Anglia Television series based on the short stories of Roald Dahl, debuts on ITV in the UK (1979-1985; 1987-1988).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1979_in_television   (774 words)

The purpose of this research is to identify differences between the nightly news broadcasts of the government-funded television network and the commercial network after five years of competition.
During the early 1980's, people became dissatisfied with the government monopoly on network television and "freedom and alternatives" became a popular slogan among the two million television owners and their families.
The purpose of this study was to identify differences in network television news coverage between a public station and a commercial station in Denmark after five years of competition.
www.niu.edu /acad/powers/dktv.html   (3426 words)

 Scooby-Doo (1976-1979 television series) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The episodes of Scooby-Doo originally broadcast between 1976 and 1979 constitute the third incarnation of the long-running Hanna-Barbera Saturday morning cartoon Scooby-Doo.
It premiered on September 11, 1976 and ran for three seasons on ABC as a half-hour segment of The Scooby-Doo/Dynomutt Hour (aka The Scooby-Doo/Dynomutt Show) from 1976 to 1977, and of Scooby's All-Star Laff-a-Lympics (aka Scooby's All-Stars) from 1977 to 1979.
When television executive Fred Silverman moved from CBS to ABC in 1975, the Scooby-Doo gang followed him, making their ABC debut in 1976 as part of The Scooby-Doo/Dynomutt Hour.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Scooby-Doo_(1976-1979_television_series)   (933 words)

 CBS Paramount Television - Memory Alpha
CBS Paramount Television (formerly Paramount Television) is a television broadcasting company owned by the CBS Corporation (formerly Viacom) that currently holds the rights to the Star Trek television franchise.
This company was formed as the result of a 2005 split between the Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS) and Viacom, the latter of which owned Paramount Television.
CBS acquired the rights Paramount Television's library, including all Star Trek series, and on 17 January 2006, Paramount Television was officially renamed CBS Paramount Television.
www.memory-alpha.org /en/wiki/CBS   (194 words)

 Scifilm -- Reviews, "Quatermass" (1979)
He has come to London to participate on an international television broadcast celebrating the completion of a joint Russian-US space station, but his visit is hardly uneventful.
On the way to the studio, he is accosted and attacked by a gang of ruffians then saved by another scientist participating in the broadcast, astronomer Joe Kapp (Simon MacCorkindale).
He has come to condemn the entire proceedings, saying that the Russian and US superpowers are "full of diseases," and that the space station "will come to nothing...sooner than they think." He pulls a photograph of a teenage girl from his pocket and holds it in front of the television camera.
www.scifilm.org /reviews/quatermass.html   (1831 words)

 Dan Flynn Gunsmoke Collection | Dickinson Research Center
Miller wrote 12 scripts for the "Gunsmoke" television series between 1965-1975 and was the executive story consultant from 1971-1975.
The series contains "Gunsmoke" scripts, photographs and slides of Gunsmoke characters and location shooting from Dan Flynn's association with Jack Miller, writer and executive story consultant between 1965-1975.
Television Scripts (1967-1979) includes 14 "Gunsmoke" scripts, three "Bonanza" scripts, one "Dirty Sally" script and a John Wayne biographical film script.
www.nationalcowboymuseum.org /research/r_a_flyn.html   (507 words)

 The Associates (1979) TV Show - The Associates (1979) Television Show - TV.com
The Associates (1979) TV Show - The Associates (1979) Television Show - TV.com
From the makers of Taxi came this ensemble comedy about lawyers, which could have been called Firm.
Tell the world what you think of The Associates (1979), write a review for this show.
www.tv.com /the-associates-1979/show/2264/summary.html   (319 words)

Years: 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 - 1979 - 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984
February 11 - 43 million viewers watch "Elvis!" on ABC.
Over 300 million households worldwide now own television sets.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/19/1979.html   (698 words)

 GMHTV - Television Nostalgia - 1970-1979
I may be deviating from the subject of television, and into the world of fashion, but the fact remains that these things were very popular in 1971.
As Margaret Thatcher won the general election in 1979 and stayed at Number ten throughout the eighties, having an eleven year stint as Prime Minister, a certain commercial also dominated the television screens in that era.
One would suppose that the woman who appeared in it, Jenny Logan would be the Margaret Thatcher of television commercials because of her dominance in the forthcoming decade.
www.webspawner.com /users/asperger/1970s.html   (5212 words)

 Actors Etc. (television) Award 1979   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
          (a) This award shall be binding upon the Film and Television Production Association, the employers whose names are set out in the Schedule of Respondents in respect of their employees whether members of Actors Equity or not; and upon Actors Equity, its branches, officers and members.
          The employer warrants that any performance which is photographed to advertise products or services of an advertiser shall be televised only for those products or services for which the advertising film was originally produced and of which the employee was notified when engaged to rehearse and perform the film.
No segments of any such advertising film may be used in any way to produce new advertising films not originally specified in writing at the commencement of engagement without the consent of the performer appearing in such film.
www.wagenet.gov.au /PUBLISHEDDOCS/Awards/A/00/03/19971128/A0003.htm   (4545 words)

 Welcome to Archival Television Audio, Inc.
Archival Television Audio, Inc. has a research reference library consisting of:
- Library of Congress 1997 Publication on the current & existing state of television archived in the United States by museums, TV companies, production companies, libraries, and individuals.
Many other television reference resources exist in our library enabling us to confirm, corroborate, and research all television queries (1946 - 1979).
www.atvaudio.com /ata_research.php   (210 words)

 CENTER SQUARE: THE PAUL LYNDE STORY | Television, 1975-1979
Donny and Marie Osmond, who have achieved superstar status through their records and concerts, are the co-hosts and stars of the ABC Television Network’s “Donny and Marie Osmond Show,” a music and comedy special airing tonight at 8 in color.
On hand for the ribbing are Paul Lynde, Jimmie Walker, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Joey Bishop, Red Buttons, Vincent Price, and Karen Valentine, among others.
A host of stars and celebrities recall 25 years of television history when the past meets the present as the ABC Television Network looks to the future in ABC’S Silver Anniversary Celebration, a four-hour special saluting the personalities and programs that have led the network to its present leadership position.
home.columbus.rr.com /paullynde/tvseventies2.htm   (696 words)

 Disney Television Movies (1954-1979) - The Ultimate Guide to Disney DVD (Made-for-TV Movies)
What's Intentionally Not Included in This List of TV Movies: "Disneyland" Anthology Episodes running one hour or less, individual installments of recurring anthology series.
PLEASE NOTE: I do not have these television films for sale.
WALT DISNEY TREASURES: UD's complete coverage of the annual limited tins holding vintage animation and television content
www.ultimatedisney.com /tvmovies-old.html   (660 words)

 Vanderbilt Television News Archive: Programs broadcast in November 1979
The following programs are available in the collection of the Vanderbilt Television News Archive from November 1979:
-- CBS Evening News -- Nov 06, 1979: Catholic Church / Fins.
-- NBC Evening News -- Nov 07, 1979: Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (Salt) II NBC Evening News -- Nov 07, 1979: For.
openweb.tvnews.vanderbilt.edu /1979-11   (11279 words)

 In The 80s - Top Television Programs 1979-1980
In The 80s - Top Television Programs 1979-1980
Memorable TV Events Quotes Television Trivia Quiz Top TV Programs Catch Phrases Primetime Schedules
Try one or even better, write one of your own!
www.inthe80s.com /tube7980.shtml   (75 words)

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