Defining The Television Experience In A Single Word
Escape. Yes, that's it, escape, that's whole secret right there. ?Some say "entertainment" but I believe that is merely a?subset of escape, as an experience. ?And to be clear, I do agree that people choose to watch television as a form of entertainment. ?But when you consider a "typical" 4+ hour session of watching TV in a "typical" North American household, I think it's a little beyond being entertained.