30 Most Controversial Moments from Classic TV

Everyone loves TV that initiates conversation and controversy. In the history of television, however, it took some trial and error to figure out what was and what was not acceptable to air. Here are the 15 most controversial moments from classic TV!

"The Bicycle Man"--Diff'rent Strokes (1983)

Anyone that’s seen Diff’rent Strokes would easily call it a wholesome family show, but “The Bicycle Man,” wasn’t as family-friendly as viewers wanted. In this episode, Arnold and Dudley are lured into the back of a bicycle shop where the owner, Mr. Horton, is revealed to be a pedophile. He shows the children pornographic magazines, x-rated cartoons, and asks the children to take off their clothing during photo shoots. 

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