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Top Television Shows Today Full of Garbage

amirvish Wrote: Mar 04, 2013 9:28 AM
I'll buy some of the argument in principle, but Rachel, if NCIS is unsuitable, I don't know what isn't? I must have missed the profanity, which is at best mild. The characters are very restrained sexually. Big Bang Theory also has relatively little profanity, althought it has more sexual content (mostly verbal). Three of the characters are in relationships, one of which is marriage (at least one other is trending that way). It's not a show for kids, but it's still funny. I find far more objectionable all the supernatural vampire type shows, and the relentlessly feminist themes of most shows.
Bob52 Wrote: Mar 04, 2013 11:17 PM
if NCIS is unsuitable, I don't know what isn't? I must have missed the profanity, which is at best mild.

Jeopardy and NCIS are the only shows I watch on a regular basis.
bob

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.

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