Broadcast television is facing stiff competition from services such as Netflix, which is now streaming original programming. The traditional networks are complaining that Netflix, like HBO, can present taboo content and language that they can’t.
Now Netflix is presenting uncut, uncensored material that NBC found too shocking: Letting Veggie Tales talk about God.
Netflix is running new Veggie Tales stories, a franchise now owned by DreamWorks, but unlike the cartoons’ unhappy experience on network TV, the talking vegetables with Christian roots (sorry!) can now once again use explicit language, such as “God loves you.” [Read more...]