President Clinton holds a V-chip at the Library of Congress in Washington Thursday Feb. 8, 1996 where he signed the Telecommunications Reform Act.
President Clinton holds a V-chip at the Library of Congress in Washington Thursday Feb. 8, 1996 where he signed the Telecommunications Reform Act. DOUG MILLS AP FILE PHOTO
President Clinton holds a V-chip at the Library of Congress in Washington Thursday Feb. 8, 1996 where he signed the Telecommunications Reform Act. DOUG MILLS AP FILE PHOTO

Classic '96: The idiot box

March 24, 1996 12:00 AM

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