Catholic Connection – May 24, 2017 – Hour 2

+  Intro and News

+  Sistine Chapel Choir to make rare visit to US in September

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  • +  Detroit priest Solanus Casey one step closer to becoming a saint

    • Description: Originally aired May 5, 2017
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    • +  "Breaking Anne" - New Netflix Series

      • Description: The PTC’s Melissa Henson writes about how the new Anne of Green Gables Netflix series (premiering May 12) will be “virtually unrecognizable to fans of this classic children’s book.” Ms. Henson points out that the Anne show runner, Moira Walley-Beckett, is also a former show runner of AMC’s Breaking Bad and has turned this new Anne series into “Breaking Anne.” Ms. Henson discusses this and give other examples of Hollywood’s penchant for turning children’s stories or cartoon characters into more adult fare, a troubling trend for families. (Originally aired May 9, 2017)
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        • Melissa Henson
          Program Director , Parents TV Council

          Ms. Henson is a noted expert on entertainment industry trends and the how the impact of entertainment affects children and the American popular culture at large.

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