Glitch Lets Kids See Playboy Channel

Time Warner snafu gives North Carolina youths previews
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 17, 2010 12:32 PM CDT
Some kids got more than they bargained for while watching TV yesterday morning.   (Shutter Stock)

(Newser) – Whoops! Kids watching cartoons yesterday morning may have been shocked by glimpses of something not exactly G-rated: the Playboy channel. A two-hour equipment failure allowed previews for the X-rated channel to run in the corner of two kid-specific Time Warner channels in parts of North Carolina, the News & Observer reports. "We've taken calls from concerned parents, and we understand that they are concerned,” says an exec. “We're concerned, too.”

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