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Crippled_Newsie
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posted 03 June 2005 10:15 AM      Profile for Crippled_Newsie     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
Ottawa Citizen:

quote:
The producers of TV's Desperate Housewives have reportedly spent thousands of dollars digitally removing the nipples from on-screen images of actresses Teri Hatcher and Nicolette Sheridan.

In discussing the show's "nipple problem," series creator Marc Cherry tells the Philadelphia Daily News: "Certain actresses really don't like to wear bras. And we try to accommodate them as much as humanly possible. ... So we've done a lot of blurring."

...

A similar situation exists on Canadian actress Pamela Anderson's new TV series, Stacked. In an April interview on Howard Stern's radio show, the actress complained that network censors ordered her nipples be "taped down" during filming so as not to offend prime-time audiences.

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The bizarre trend isn't limited to celebrity skin.

According to a spokeswoman for Victoria's Secret, one of the biggest complaints from the company's clients was "nipple show-through" in unlined bras. They responded by introducing the much-hyped Ipex, a bra with a contoured pad designed to prevent this problem from arising.


This isn't just limited to women. I've noticed that on several TV shows, make-up (apparently) is applied to obscure the nipples of shirtless guys, too.


From: It's all about the thumpa thumpa. | Registered: Oct 2004  |  IP: Logged
Boom Boom
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posted 03 June 2005 10:39 AM      Profile for Boom Boom     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
No nipples? Then I'm boycotting 'Desperate Housewives'. We should organise a mass protest. Topless in the streets. Down with Nipplegate.
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donvonbra
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posted 03 June 2005 11:12 AM      Profile for donvonbra     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
What a load of....! Rather than taping nipples I would prefer it if the TV nabobs would spend their efforts improving programmimg!
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shinkutat
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posted 03 June 2005 01:05 PM      Profile for shinkutat     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
But of course!

Guns don't kill people. Nipples kill people.


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HeywoodFloyd
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posted 03 June 2005 01:06 PM      Profile for HeywoodFloyd     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
It's all fun and games until someone pokes your eye out with a nipple.
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Hawkins
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posted 05 June 2005 12:42 AM      Profile for Hawkins     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
I wish they showed more nipples on TV.

The Europeans do, during prime time too! Seems like a code violation if they don't . (I may exagurate a little).


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Albireo
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posted 05 June 2005 12:49 AM      Profile for Albireo     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
All together now...

♪♫♫♪♪♫
Chestnuts roasting on an open fire
Jack frost nosing at your nipples
♪♫♫♪♪♫


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A longsuffering conservative
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posted 05 June 2005 01:36 AM      Profile for A longsuffering conservative     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
This thread is an answer to a prayer!

Now please pay attention, if you watched a certain newscast a few nights ago, you saw an interview with a very beautiful waitress.

She approached the table with the items ordered by the two couples.

And suddenly, there it was, nipple action.


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