Croatia warns German stationon racy reality TV show

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12 November 2004 , ZAGREB - Croatia's Council for Electronic Media on Friday warned German television RTL about racy behaviour on the Big Brother reality TV show introduced in Croatia eight weeks ago. The council complained over "nudity, swearing and encouragement to use alcohol and tobacco as socially desirable way of conduct". The council ordered RTL not to broadcast the racy images before 10 pm because "they might have negative influence on children and youths". Contestants compete for about EUR 116,000

12 November 2004

ZAGREB - Croatia's Council for Electronic Media on Friday warned German television RTL about racy behaviour on the Big Brother reality TV show introduced in Croatia eight weeks ago.

The council complained over "nudity, swearing and encouragement to use alcohol and tobacco as socially desirable way of conduct".

The council ordered RTL not to broadcast the racy images before 10 pm because "they might have negative influence on children and youths".

Contestants compete for about EUR 116,000.

DPA

Subject: German news

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