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"Americans are frightened for and in some cases frightened of our children," said Deborah Wadsworth, executive director of the opinion research group, Public Agenda.

Yet, they're at a loss for what to do. ... The key lurks like some statistical Waldo among layers of percentages and numerical ranges within two ... polls.

The first was [a] Public Agenda poll. The second—conducted jointly by Nickelodeon cable network and Yankelovich Partners, Inc., a marketing and social research firm—found, guess what? Children are getting much of their information from television rather than from parents....

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What's good for the body—and what's not
March 16, 1998

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