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The Top 30 Live Action TV Shows, 30-26The Top 30 Live Action TV Shows, 30-268 hours ago in Reviews & Guides
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Ladies and gentlemen, some say TV kills brain cells. Others sneer and dismiss it as “the idiot box,” an instrument wielded by those in positions of authority to manipulate the masses, simply by painting a picture of a world out to get them. In doing so, the television breeds fear and discontent, paranoia and patriotism, until we’re all in the sway of [INSERT EASY JAB AT NEWS STATION OF CHOICE HERE].
But I say differently.
Well, all right, to an extent.
Yes, complete bastards pushing an agenda can repurpose the idiot box as a tool. Yes, there is a laundry list of programming (reality television, soap operas, etc) determined to degrade the collective intelligence of the general public. Yes, we live in a world where programs like Honey Booboo or networks like Lifetime are successful, and that’s the hard terrible truth.
Despite all this…
The television can be a tool for something greater.
A tool, a medium, for art; for great dramas; for great tragedies; for g