People learn from reality TV

By Jessica Martinez   For me, I am a fan of reality television for two reasons. One is for the excitement of having the life the characters are portraying. I imagine myself playing the main character’s role on the show and how my life would be so different if it went in that direction. Another reason why I watch it is to laugh at the characters and the situations they…

November 21, 2012

Television’s on a downward spiral

By Erik Luna Since its introduction in 1939, television has influenced the ideals and thoughts of people who glue their eyes to its screen. The $64,000 question is: “Is this a good thing or a bad thing? “ Television shows have plummeted in terms of educational programming. Instead of intellectual content, we have mind-numbing, sex-driven and borderline ignorant reality TV shows. “Jersey Shore,” “Dancing with the Stars,” and countless other drones of…

April 25, 2012