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TV Watching Is Bad For Babies’ Brains; Good For Zombies
7 years ago

TV Watching Is Bad For Babies’ Brains; Good For Zombies

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In the ‘DERP news’ category, we have an article about how TV is bad for babies under the age of 2. This is a decent article, but it’s not …
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Researchers Say “too much TV,” Parents Respond “k, u raise my kid then, thx”
7 years ago

Researchers Say “too much TV,” Parents Respond “k, u raise my kid then, thx”

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It’s been covered time and time again: television is bad, and too much television is worse. Most journals and scientific outlets have narrowed down a preschooler’s “window of worse” …
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Real Television Fathers: Where Have You Been?
7 years ago

Real Television Fathers: Where Have You Been?

I’m not the biggest television viewer (weight jokes aside), but I’ve been noticing a trend for years about the representation of television fathers. And guys, it’s not good. Even in my youth, I remember seeing negative paternal role models on television. I wanted to analyze some of the past and present television fathers. Most notably the bad ones, since that’s what stood out to me, even when I was a child.

Since I know I’m already losing your attention, I’ll say this right off the bat – Bill Cosby played an idiot. And even though the black community was enamoured with The Cosby Show, Bill Cosby really didn’t do any favors for fathers of the world.

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