POLL: Are Telenovelas to Blame for Divorce Rates in Latin America?

Bolivian president Evo Morales wants us to turn off our televisions, or at least change the channel when telenovelas come on. Why? Well, because he thinks they lead to immoral behavior among adults.

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"I'm sorry if I upset some of my colleagues,  but I am almost absolutely certain that 60-70% of divorces are a result of telenovelas," Morales stated defiantly. "Because of telenovelas, men and women are unfaithful. I've come to this conclusion."

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The comments were made during a televised national meeting on security. We're not really sure what divorce rates or a little Triunfo de Amor has to do with national security, but he raised an interesting point.

We can't really say we agree with his conclusions, but there is no denying the fact that there s a lot of messing around happening on every telenovela on TV. Isn't the scandal part of the reason we keep watching?

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