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3/17/2021 Binge-Watching - Top 3 Pros and Cons - ProCon.org 1/5 Binge-Watching – Top 3 Pros and Cons Source: Kara Hengesbach, “What to Binge Watch over Holiday Break,” cm-life.com, Dec. 18, 2017 Overview Pro/Con Arguments Discussion Questions Take Action The ±rst usage of the term “binge-watch” dates back to 2003, but the concept of watching multiple episodes of a show in one sitting really gained popularity around 2012. [ 1 ] Net²ix’s 2013 decision to release all 13-episodes in the ±rst season of House of Cards at one time, instead of posting an episode per week, marked a new era of binge-watching streaming content. [ 2 ] In 2015, “binge-watch” was declared the word of the year by Collins English Dictionary, which said use of the term had increased 200% in the prior year. [ 3 ] 73% of Americans admit to binge-watching, with the average binge lasting three hours and eight minutes. [ 4 ][ 5 ] 90% of millennials and 87% of Gen Z stated they binge-watch, and 40% of those age groups binge-watch an average of six episodes of television in one sitting. [ 4 ] The coronavirus pandemic led to a sharp increase in binge-viewing: HBO, for example, saw a 65% jump in subscribers watching three or more episodes at once starting on Mar. 14, 2020, around the time when many states implemented stay-at-home measures to slow the spread of COVID-19 . [ 28 ] Is Binge-Watching Good for You? Last updated on: 3/30/2020 | Author: ProCon.org | MORE HEADLINES
3/17/2021 Binge-Watching - Top 3 Pros and Cons - ProCon.org 2/5 Pro 1 Binge-watching establishes bene±cial social connections. The act of bingeing content fosters a sense of community around a show, something experts call a “shared cultural space.” This common ground allows viewers to discuss and enjoy the

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