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Our society is obsessed with sex and drugs We talk about them seek their pleasures and conform to their images constantly I believe the main reason that this expression of our intimate drives is so prevalent in our society is due to the medias impact on desensitizing us to sex and drugs in general In my essay Ill reveal some of what I learned during the seminar pertaining to these issues as well as some of my own thoughts as well The media directly influences all but the most reclusive of our society We see messages that we dont even know are there and subliminal concepts that change our very own behavior This is especially true for the medias representation of body image Within the medias programming we see an abundance of sexual images in-fact out of a 50-hour week of soap opera programming we see over 156 implied acts of sexual intercourse And who is implementing these sexual acts Men with muscles and tans and women with D cup breasts and a tiny waists It is these types of body images that are ingrained into our psyche as the status quo when in reality they are far from normal For within the televisions three walls and screen everybody is a Revlon model or playgirl bunny Yet in reality this is not true but it creates a false reality leading millions to insecurity Now if I was a female I couldnt imagine how un-intrinsic their view of a normal body image must be Men can be overweight yet still be sexy to some where as woman have a much more narrow avenue when it comes to ideal body image within the media Thin with big breasts and no loose skin is a hard thing for every woman in the US population to meet and I think if I were a woman of not such a natural standing I would be lead to great
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