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Unformatted text preview: other people think and view what is happening. I suppose that is another reason why reality television is very popular. In conclusion, reality TV is good for us because the audience admires the types of people who are just being themselves and in order to show that they tune in to these programs! I dont agree with A Nation of Idol-Worshipers, article, because I was hearing the writer sarcasm tone while attacking the reality TV shows for no reason which I see. For example, when he say The startling popularity of American Idol and its knockoffs provides further proof that America is, in the word of writer Neil Postman, amusing itself to death, also when he say Today, less than five years after that life-altering outrage, we debate the merits of singers who wish to be seen as an American idol. We encourage our children to worship these idols, to go forth and do likewise....
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This note was uploaded on 09/12/2010 for the course ENGLISH E 105 taught by Professor Russo during the Spring '10 term at A.T. Still University.
- Spring '10