Check out the lyrics of FCC FU: The Anthem on the front page, the audio Main Choral Version, and the audio Choir & Heavy Metal Version. Thanks to Hanah Metchis Volokh for the pointer.
...should I be at all saddened if I cannot hear the sounds of an angry singer like the one found in Steve Earle?
Well, I don't know about any of the music... But I sure hope the FCC gets its thumbs out and approves FCC 05-143.
"While it was tempting to taunt the FCC and censorship in that manner, we believe profanity acts as a turnoff to the general public, and overwhelms the more important message. (Besides, it was simply more fun to insult the FCC using words and phrases they can’t censor!)"
18. A station won't be fined if it bleeps or pixilates indecent material.
False. Even an edited program can be found indecent if a sexual meaning can be inferred. The issue may devolve into a question of proof. If a station cannot provide satisfactory evidence of the broadcast of edited versions of music, the FCC could find that unedited indecent material was broadcast.