WASHINGTON - Congress soon might mute screaming TV-ad announcers who press viewers to "buy now!" - if broadcasters don't beat the lawmakers to the volume button.
Under a proposal to be taken up today, the Federal Communications Commission would limit ad volumes to the average decibels of the TV show during which they appear.
Full Article: http://www.azcentral.com/news/articles/2009/06/11/20090611loud-tvads0611.html
There's people losing their homes, a job crisis, companies failing, a $10 tril+ national debt, North Korea launching nukes, 2 wars... and the congress is concentrating on the volume of television??