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Friday
Feb062009

Old-School Breastfeeding Televised: PBS Style



Gather the children to watch Mister Rogers and Sesame Street show clips of breastfeeding in action.

Be forewarned that while PBS found this content suitable for children, Facebook has deemed it offensive. If there are any adults in the room with a Facebook account, let them know they need to look away.

 

Mister Rogers, Breasts and Assorted Mammalia

 

 

Buffy Nurses Cody in 1977

 

 

Maria Nurses Gabriela

 

 

 

 Hat tip: Unnecesarean.com reader Tara.  Thanks!

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Reader Comments (5)

Love the videos - especially the one from Mr. Rogers. Thank you for sharing them!

February 6, 2009 | Unregistered Commenterpampered_mom

These are so cool! Funny (actually, sad) how things are so much more uptight now. I'll have to post some of these on my Facebook profile!

February 6, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterLeigh

Oh, how cool! Thanks for putting these here. It seems we've gone two steps forward, one step back. I bet these conversations would never happen on these shows now in our "pc" society.

February 12, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterCarrie @ Nursing Bras

What a great way to teach children. I hope that PBS would be able to broadcast similarly good messages for kids.

February 14, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterForest

That's so cool! I had no idea Sesame Street talked about breastfeeding back then. I wonder if they've ever done it since...

August 3, 2009 | Unregistered Commentermorgan
This blog is all done!
Thanks for wanting to comment. This is an archive of a blog that once was. Take care! Jill