Violence On Television: Violence Is Everywhere

" I never learned which party was victorious, nor the cause of the war, But I
felt for the rest of that day, as if I had had my feelings excited and harrowed
by witnessing the struggle..." (Henry David Thoreau)
These days our whole life seems to revolve around violence. There are so
many channels on TV that advocate violence on a daily basis. Sports that we see
every Sunday stir up aggressiveness and bring anger to a high level. Around
school conflicts seem to occur frequently. We get excited whenever we come
across these situations and sometimes don't know what caused the ordeal in the
first place but nevertheless it grabs us and we become involved, mentally and/or

Want to read the rest of this paper?
Join Essayworld today to view this entire essay
and over 50,000 other term papers

them), and the V.R. Troopers, to name a couple.
Surprise! they are either based on fighting or getting smashed by trucks and we
laugh and we love it. It's hard to beat watching someone else beat up on after
you just had a bad day.
Football and hockey, can't beat them but no one really cares about the
principle of the game we all just want to see the big hits. When watching
football highlights the things they love to show the most are the career ending
tackles usually before they even show the scores, hey who cares about the score
after you just saw some guy get annihilated by a 250 pound linebacker, we just
get excited about the hit. Hockey, The sport in which you can get a nice five
minute break for kicking the not out of someone during. You have got to love it
when the crowd is louder over the thirty second fight than they are during the
rest of the game.
For those who think violence is only restricted to TV Land, well there is
violence in our high school as ...

Get instant access to over 50,000 essays.
Write better papers. Get better grades.

Already a member? Login


Violence On Television: Violence Is Everywhere. (2004, January 11). Retrieved January 17, 2019, from
"Violence On Television: Violence Is Everywhere.", 11 Jan. 2004. Web. 17 Jan. 2019. <>
"Violence On Television: Violence Is Everywhere." January 11, 2004. Accessed January 17, 2019.
"Violence On Television: Violence Is Everywhere." January 11, 2004. Accessed January 17, 2019.
Join today and get instant access to this and 50,000+ other essays

Added: 1/11/2004 10:25:17 AM
Category: Arts
Type: Premium Paper
Words: 539
Pages: 2

Save | Report


Save and find your favorite essays easier

TV Violence: Impossible To Get ...
How Do The Past And Present Eff...
Violence On Television
Violence On Television
Violence On Television
Televised Violence Is Here To S...
Violence On Television
Children, TV, And Violence
Violence Is An Appropriate Resp...
Educational Shows On Television
Copyright | Cancel | Contact Us

Copyright © 2019 Essayworld. All rights reserved