Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke’s raunchy performance at the MTV Video Music Awards inspired 161 complaints to the Federal Communications Commission. Deadspin obtained a file with all of them, which you can find here.
It’s worth noting that the FCC does not regulate cable television, so there was really nothing they could do about this either way.
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