main">

The Simpsons

The first time it was broadcast was in 1987. Originally the show was only a quick sketch which lasted for only twenty seconds, which coincidentally is the same length as the “Itchy and Scratchy Show” that is often shown on quite a lot of episodes.

The Over-Reaction Toward Bart

Matt Groening took up drawing to escape from his troubles in 1977. At the time, Groening was working for the L.A. Reader, a free weekly newspaper. He began working on “Life in Hell”, a humorous comic strip consisting of people with rabbit ears. The L.A. Reader picked up a copy of his comic strip and … Read More»

Reality TV

Reality TV is built on the foundations of exposing and exciting human emotions. In this aspect reality TV has successfully portrayed human emotions. The cameras have captured all features of being humans. For example, Survivor consists mainly of emotions associated with survival, leadership, the failure and success as co-operating as a team. The cameras have … Read More»

McLuhan

The new technologies…radically alter the entire way people use their five senses, the way they react to things, and therefore, their entire lives and the entire society. It doesn’t matter what the content of a medium like t.v. is… 20 hours a day of sadistic cowboys caving in peoples teeth or… Pablo Casals droning away … Read More»

Lucille Ball

In 1940, Lucille Balled married her Cuban born husband Desi Arnaz. Together they developed the I Love Lucy show, which became one of the most popular sitcoms of all time.