Whether it's for over-censoring the airwaves or over-regulating the Internet,
the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has many haters. But few
have found a more enduring way to lampoon the regulatory body than
late-night host Jimmy Kimmel. In his weekly segment "This Week in
Unnecessary Censorship," he deftly inserts 'bleeps' to transform
prosaic television into something far more shocking and morally
In his latest "tribute" to the FCC, he digs into the
archives for "This Decade in Unnecessary Censorship." He announces
proudly, "At Jimmy Kimmel Live we've been doing our part to help
cleanup the airwaves. And It's time now for a decade-ending edition." He then unveils a greatest hits of shameless, hysterical TV censorship. Roll the tape:
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