Entertainment: bringing out its higher possibilities - Program 320

Guests: Georgia Engel, David Newell, Joe Benedict

Movies, television, theatre, CDs, concerts—we almost take them for granted, they’re such a basic part of people’s lives. But they do have an impact, sometimes beneficial, sometimes not. Some studies estimate that the average American watches TV about four hours a day. It’s a big investment of time, one that has a major influence on the individual and society. Hear from people who’ve been active in the world of entertainment for many years, and have thought a lot about its potential—as well as the downside.

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