Television - Thought Of The Week

Quote:

“Television is a medium of entertainment which permits millions of people to listen to the same joke at the same time, and yet remain lonesome.”

  • S. Eliot

 

Explanation/Question/Challenge:

There are now so many options of what to watch when the TV is put on.  You may choose to watch something on your planner, switch to Netflix or catch up with whatever is on demand.  When watching TV there a lot of adverts and the programmes themselves sell a particular way of life.

  • What is your favourite TV programme? Why?
  • Based on what you know from TV alone, what do you think it says about what a good relationship looks like?
  • Do you think watching TV has any impact on our outlook in life?