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How Television Effects SocietyThe only activities Americans spend more time doing than watching television are working and sleeping With this in mind it is understood that television plays a major role in the statistical majority of most Americans Society reflects what is shown on television in a multitude of various areas Three of the major areas in which television affects us are in behavior moral values and social standards All throughout life youths have found some way to rebel against authority In the 50s boys rode on motorcycles and greased their hair back In the 60s they let their hair grow down to their who-ha as they denounced their government In todays day and age we find our youth killing each other and denouncing God A prime example of televisions responsibility for this matter would be the mass coverage of the Columbine shootings In a personal individual survey I conducted close to 100 of the people said that they had never before seen or heard of any school shootings before the Columbine incident Now that the constant round the clock news coverage of Columbine has concluded there is been well over seven more reported incidents of school shootings that will probably never reach the amount of coverage that Columbine got because school shootings are no longer a novelty Do you wonder why these kids did what they did It is because of the amount of violence that is now being shown all across the news In one weeks worth of time of watching the ten oclock news I have seen blood drenched war victims give ABC news anchors their last words before slipping into a coma Five days ago a neighborhood gang interrupted a high school students routine walk home by beating him to within an inch of his life When he was asked if he would reveal the names of the assaulters guess who was bedside with a camera to capture the swollen faced
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