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God slot

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Definition of God slot in English:


A period in a broadcasting schedule regularly reserved for religious programmes.
Example sentences
  • While flagship documentaries like Panorama are consigned to the God slot, light entertainment is hailed as having something educative and worthwhile to offer the audience.
  • Another, evolution expert, Richard Dawkins, was invited to give listeners a taste of what they could expect from a God-less God slot.
  • The Bishop of Manchester has been joined by eight different religious organisations lobbying regulators Ofcom (Office of Communications) over the so-called ‘God slot’.

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