Tag : Television

Media Review: Breaking Bad

Media Review: Breaking Bad

Let me preface this blog by asking you a favor:  As with most things in life, I am way behind the times.  I realize that Breaking Bad had their series finally a few months back.  But, I have not seen…

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Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Girls and Reality TV

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Girls and Reality TV

A recent survey reveals some noteworthy information about girls and reality TV. Continue reading

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Media Review: Modern Family

Media Review: Modern Family

Modern Family ABC Wednesday Prime-Time I have never reviewed an entire television series before. Don’t get me wrong, I watch a lot of TV and I judge a lot of TV. But I usually only do this at home with…

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Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Toddlers and Tiaras

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Toddlers and Tiaras

We have to be clear with our children and teens that as Christians we are to hold to a higher standard despite how hard it might be. Continue reading

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Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Extreme Couponing

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Extreme Couponing

As teens begin to learn how to use money in a wise, Christ-centered way, we have to encourage them to look out not just for themselves, but for the well being of others. Continue reading

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Snark, Crackle, Pop: Teen Girl TV

Snark, Crackle, Pop: Teen Girl TV

Television is one of my primary ways to decompress after a long day, and in the past few years I have become increasingly disturbed by the way teenage sexuality is portrayed. Continue reading

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Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Don’t Let the TV Stop You!

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Don’t Let the TV Stop You!

Recently the Kaiser Family Foundation published one of the biggest national surveys about media use (TV, movies, computers, video games, music, and books) in children and teens. The study found that youth take in an average of seven hours and…

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Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Top Culture – TV Trends

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Top Culture – TV Trends

Five greatest changes to television in the past decade (2000-2009) Continue reading

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Youth Ministry Basics: Teen Moms

Youth Ministry Basics: Teen Moms

This summer, after a study showed that teen pregnancy rates had risen for the first time in over a decade, MTV, in response to this, filmed a reality series called “16 and pregnant.” The show followed 6 young teenage girls…

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Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Three

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Three

on Gossip Girl, a new song from Britney, sexuality, and God’s plans for us. Continue reading

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