Programs from USA were bought and put on air to attract consumers (not an audience). The consequence was the introduction of hedonist values in the late 1980s and in the 1990s, glorifying urban excesses, consumption and glamour.
— An excerpt from my TV & Communications in Milano class reading
Standby for full-on rant on all the mind-jumbling things I’ve learned about American vs. Italian media.
This is what I came here to find.
PS: Wish me luck on my FIVE MIDTERMS this week!
Don’t worry, I’m about as mad at it as I am about our Sorry-about-that, Let-us-make-it-up-to-you entirely-school-funded weekend trip to Tuscany this weekend.