Nobody thinks the movie The Dark Knight Rises produced the deadly atrocity at last week's screening in Aurora, Colorado. But does Hollywood have the responsibility to talk about the possible impact of a culture of violence? Also, a massive study of 32 three-career families: the kind where mothers and fathers have jobs in addition to their task of raising children. We hear about kitchens and clutter. On our rebroadcast of today's To the Point, drought in the Midwest, a slow moving disaster.
Aurora and Hollywood: Violence in Movies
From this Episode:
Violence: On Screen and Off
Before Friday's massacre in Aurora, Colorado, The Dark Knight Rises was expected to break box office records. That's one reason there was a midnight screening there and at...
12 min, 56 sec
In-Depth UCLA Study of 32 Families
Life at Home in the Twenty-First Century : 32 Families Open Their Doors is the title of a new book, which exactly describes the contents. It's an inter-disciplinary study by...
12 min, 53 sec