Dangerous to Your Health

Novak, Michael
March 1980
National Review;3/21/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p358
The article argues that people in the U.S. should omit television news from their daily lives and should only rely on newspapers to gain improvements in their physical well-being. It criticizes the payments to public television. Information on the salary of Dan Rather, the television news anchor on CBS network, is presented. It explores the impact of visual images on the emotion of viewers. It argues that television is not beneficial to public health because it blocks out maturity among viewers.


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