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Top Television Shows Today Full of Garbage

airstart Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 3:29 AM
I've seen network programming degenerate from the 50's and 60's idealistic & unlikely family oriented shows (you wished were reality) to the base, perverted babble, that does, unfortunately, proximate reality of the 2000's. What really gripes me is you pay ridiculous monthly charges for 800+ channels of which only six or eight don't insult your intellect or your morals. I've seriously considered cancelling cable service. If it weren't for NRB and FOX I wouldn't bother with tv at all.

If you stopped watching network television awhile ago because it had gotten so bad, you made the correct decision. It has continued to get worse. A few years ago, network television became dominated by cheaply made reality TV shows and talent contests, sitcoms with hyperactive manic characters, and socially liberal themes. Television has always pushed the edge when it comes to socially progressive themes. But at what point does it go too far? Perhaps when there are no other options left during prime time network TV.

The top ten most popular TV shows last fall contained few choices for...