Marketplace PM for June 7, 2005

Episode Description 

Gay marketing: stranger to the closet

When it comes to acknowledging gays and lesbians, Main Street has been a bit slower than Madison Avenue. Blaine Branchik says that advertisers for <em>Will & Grace</em> and <em>Queer Eye</em> are nothing new &#151; that gay marketing has been around for more than a hundred years.

G-rated bonanza

While Hollywood worries about drop-offs at the box-office, a study out today offers some advice: skip the gunplay and the sex. Marketplace's Tess Vigeland reports.

Getting animated in India

The Cartoon Network, Tom and Jerry, Scooby Doo, Power Puff Girls and Disney's Pooh &#151 in Hindi. From Bangalore, Miranda Kennedy reports on a culture becoming capitivated by cartoons.
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