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Top Television Shows Today Full of Garbage

kywriter Wrote: Mar 04, 2013 2:31 PM
Yeah, that's kind of my take as well. NCIS is an adult show, but hardly profane; the bad guys are punished, hard topics like Islamic piracy and terrorism are addressed, and people with clearly very different political takes are shown working together to get things done. I don't see the "hookups;" certainly it's no worse than other shows, and quite a bit better than most. Seinfeld, on the other hand, was seriously laden with sex and liberalism, though it was often funny. And what on earth does the writer mean about people going to Facebook for content they like? Does she mean Youtube? FB doesn't seem to fit the argument. NOT well done. Though I do think it's past time for a conservative cable channel.

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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