A DEVILISHLY GOOD DEAL FOR THE FAMILY CHANNEL

PAT ROBERTSON USED TO RAIL AT RUPERT MURDOCH'S PROGRAMMING. NOW THE TWO MAY BECOME PARTNERS

God has "little obligation at the present time to spare America," Pat Robertson announced not long ago on his religious talk show, The 700 Club, "because we are polluting the world with our television programs, with our movies and so forth." Fox Network, part of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., has long been high on the list of offenders. As early as 1989, Robertson's watchdogs were calling for a boycott of companies that advertised on the raunchy Fox sitcom Married...with Children.

How times have changed. Married...with Children will air its farewell episode this week, after 11 seasons. The 700 Club still has...

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