Contributing writer for The Artifice.
Junior Contributor I
The Dissipation of Working Class Families on Television
In the former years of television, especially in the 1970’s, there seemed to be a hoist of sitcoms and TV shows that revolved around working class families. Shows that focus on the working class like The Honeymooners, All in the Family, Sanford & Son, and Roseanne seem to have vanished in recent years. What does this say about modern culture and the kind of lifestyle it promotes? Does this create unrealistic expectations for families viewing at home?