Originally Posted by hblueeyes
I stopped watching and allowing my kids to watch MTV when they got raunchy and allowed a girl to be raped during "The Real World" and tried coving it up. My boys and I have had long discussions about this. Listen to your music but NOT on MTV. Not while I pay the bills. If they were caught then I would cancel the cable. Well my youngest took me up on that and I awoke one day to find MTV on the tube. Proomptly at 9 am I canceled the cable. The good thing was he learned a valuable lesson but 3 months later they wanted me back as a customer so I got a sweet deal.
Check with your cable company on how to set Parental Controls. It works great - you can block out a certain channel or certain ratings etc.