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Older women on TV

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Maniac Sat 04-Feb-12 08:50:44

Sorry I didn't see this. have just put a message on
'Anybody Else Up Yet' on this subject.

Oxon70 Sat 04-Feb-12 08:23:14

(I hope there isn't a thread I've missed about this.)

I just stopped to catch the news, and found a report on Breakfast about the under-representation of older women on the news and elsewhere. Also about general use of repeated clips which don't present a positive image of older women.
And not enough women experts. I've been glad to see them on Time Team, which is usually blessedly nonsexist - but that's because there are few else where....