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American Television

Not The Norm: Norman Lear Gives A SH*T

Donnie Demers | Posted 07.18.2016 | Entertainment
Donnie Demers

When you listen to Norman Lear speak, it's like a masterclass in humanity. He is confident, compassionate and remarkably sensitive to those voices that have the most difficulty being heard.

Holding America Hostage

Bhakti Shringarpure | Posted 04.10.2013 | Entertainment
Bhakti Shringarpure

The history of inter-connectedness between culture, media and US interests in the Middle East offers a great contextual window into the ways in which the entertainment industry at once mimics and solidifies foreign policy.

Modern Storytelling And The Search For Meaning

Alex Pattakos | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alex Pattakos

Are the 15 minutes of fame afforded characters on "Jersey Shore" really worth our attention and time? Does "reality TV" provide more benefits than it does costs in terms of its ultimate influence on society and humanity?

Beware the Boob Tube in The Boudoir

Danielle Cavallucci | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Danielle Cavallucci

Television affects the intimate lives of those who cave into the temptation of TIVO-ing from the comfort of their beds; it disengages one's ability and proclivity to really engage in real life human exchanges.