Here is research proof to what we already know.
As TV spreads, it changes culture. This article points out how the spread of TV has reduced Brazil’s birthrate and influenced social mores in India gradually.
The article goes on to point out how TV has changed our culture’s acceptance of homosexuality.
Some applications as I see it.
1. We are imitators. We can’t help it. The question is what will we imitate. We will imitate those we admire. If I am saturating myself with TV characters then I will want to emulate them. If I put myself around those who are godly and admire them, I will want to emulate them.
2. Our children are imitators. They can’t help it. The question is who will they imitate? They will imitate […]