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09/21/11 1 TELEVISION VIOLENCE and the effects caused by it  BY Trevor Pinto  
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09/21/11 2 Television Violence Facts The average American child will witness  12,000 violent acts on television each  year, amounting to about 200,000 violent  acts by the time he turns 18 years old. Only 4% of violent programs emphasize  an anti-violence theme. 
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09/21/11 3 Television Violence Facts American television is the most violent in  the world. About 60% of TV programs  contain violence. An hour of prime-time  television includes about five violent acts.  An hour of children's Saturday morning  programming includes 20 to 26 violent  acts.( Cartoons playing an important  part).
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09/21/11 4 Television Violence Facts American children spend an average of  four hours a day watching television that  is 28 hours a week, 2,400 hours a year  and nearly 18,000 hours by the time they 
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