I have spent several days watching and tracking what is on PBS. I tend to agree with Dusty. I also can understand the theory of<quoted text>
While I would agree that the amount of taxpayer funding that goes into PBS is miniscule compared to virtually any Corporate welfare, I wonder on what grounds you justify that funding? Kiddies? Nope. Seasame Street and Thomas the Train and Big Red Dog would find alternative channels. I can understand the theory of PBS back when there was 4-5 channels. I can't today.
the government funding back when there were 4 or 5 channels. But from what I saw now on PBS it should not be funded by the government.
Most kids are in day care and Big Bird and such programs are not being used as a learning tool. So I would say very small percent gets anything from these programs. I agree this government funding could be put to better use. That is if are government is smart enough to do this!