Miscellaneous Archives

  • "A study conducted by Microsoft and RT Strategies Inc. http://www.rtstrategies.com found that while 74% of respondents believe they have the skills to protect themselves online, but 57% are not sure if they can effectively protect their information online. (Government, Technology and Advocacy Leaders Launch National Get Net Safe Tour Educate Consumers About Online Safety, May 16, 2006).
  • The number of television sexual scenes has almost doubled since 1998. 70% of all shows have some sexual content -- averaging 5 sexual scenes per hour compared to 56% and 3.2 scenes per hour respectively in 1998. Sex on TV 4, a Kaiser Family Foundation study (November, 2005)
    • Of the top 20 most popular shows among teens, 70% include sexual content and almost half (45%) include sexual behavior.