According to a recent survey commissioned by the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy, the answer is...
According to a recent survey commissioned by the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy, the answer is no -- at least, television programs don't make teen pregnancy appealing. An article in the Washington Times took a look at the survey and the responses. A fair amount of focus is on the MTV show 16 and Pregnant. Have you seen it? I'm apparently showing my age because I don't know what channel MTV is on and I haven't since we moved...exactly one year ago. However, a few months ago, I went to MTV's website and watched clips from a few episodes. Wow. We all know that reality television is often anything but reality, but the parts of 16 and Pregnant that I watched sure seemed real. And even if the show isn't 100% real life, I can assure you that seeing that as a teen would definitely have reminded me of how much more fun I was having hanging out with my friends than I would have been if I were parenting a baby. According to the Times article, 60% of the teens surveyed had seen 16 and Pregnant. Furthermore,
[of]f those teens, 82 percent thought the show helped teens understand the challenges of childbearing much better, while only 15 percent thought it glamorized having a baby in high school.
I just want to know about those 15%!!! I didn't become a mom until 27 -- almost 28 -- and I could have shown you a whole bunch of unglamorous parts of having a baby in your late 20's. Joking aside, tough, because teen pregnancy is no joke, I'm glad to see that a reality show created by MTV has a positive impact on the teens who are watching it. As the Times article noted, MTV produces plenty of reality programs that display behavior that might look like fun and glamarous -- binge drinking, casual sex and an insane amount of partying -- to a young viewer. I'm not anti-MTV, possibly because my children are way too young to even know it exists , and I'm realistic about what is on television in general and what our kids will be exposed to in the world. As a result, I'm at least encouraged to read that a majority of teens who have seen the program are getting the message that teenage parenting is anything but a walk in the park.

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D'Aquino began working hard random jobs to aid their self while hunting for a way to avoid of the nation. That will resulted in the girl's operate on a Nippon propaganda radio stations display manned by way of Allied inmates labeled "Zero Hour," the actual record reported.

When using the identity "Orphan Ann," D'Aquino performed funny skits in addition to released newscasts.

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