Thursday, September 30, 2010

Senate votes to turn down volume on TV commercials

Senate votes to turn down volume on TV commercials; AP

Legislation to turn down the volume on those loud TV commercials that send couch potatoes diving for their remote controls looks like it'll soon become law.

The Senate unanimously passed a bill late Wednesday to require television stations and cable companies to limit the volume of commercials and keep them at the level of the programs they interrupt.

Read the rest of the AP article here.

Comment: We have been amidst the worst economic conditions since the 70s and these clowns are wasting our time and tax dollars on stupid legislation like this; amazing.


danq said...

I thought this was a joke when I first clicked on it. Congress is the real joke here.

Brian said...

No joke here my friend, only disgust.