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FCC Crackdown Feared over 'Private Ryan' Broadcast

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FCC Crackdown Feared over 'Private Ryan' Broadcast

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FCC Crackdown Feared over 'Private Ryan' Broadcast

FCC Crackdown Feared over 'Private Ryan' Broadcast

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NPR's Alex Chadwick speaks with Day to Day television critic Andrew Wallenstein about the decision of some ABC affiliates not to air the network's Veterans Day broadcast of the film Saving Private Ryan. Wallenstein says those decisions reflect the anxiety of station owners over the Federal Communications Commission's crackdown on indecency.

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