Unformatted text preview: house.” Archie Bunker was a simple man who wanted the best for his family, and when he saw his little girl get engaged to a man whom he thought was not up to his standards he turned rude and this is why the show became so successful. People love to watch television shows in which one character has so much energy especially when that energy is negative. From reality to television the rules change. In reality everyone is perceived as equal, and men and women are on the same playing fields. In television men are usually shown as superior to women, and in most cases more intelligent. Sometimes these aspects of television leak themselves into reality and shape the way society thinks....
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- Spring '08
- Boy, Television program, April 20, Archie Bunker