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Well, I Guess That ‘G Ain’t Got No Love For No Dropped Verizon Signalz’ is Out of the Question

palm_treo_verizon.jpgFrom today’s WSJ story about wireless cellphone carriers quietly imposing decency standards on music and video content providers:

Among the subjects and images some content providers say Verizon Wireless barred them from including:

  • Exposed male or female genitals
  • Bare buttocks
  • Explicit, obscured or implied sexual acts
  • Crude words or profanity
  • Language intended to incite violence
  • Hate speech
  • Glorification or promotion of criminal acts
  • Derogatory references to Verizon, Verizon Wireless or Vodafone

    Wireless Carriers Set Strict Decency Standards for Content [WSJ]

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