Americans watch lots of television. What are the benefits that television offers society? What are the negative implications of television? What are some of the first important historical events you saw on television? How did they affect you? How do you think television programming reflects American values? How do you think television shapes American values? Are different channels (such as the Discovery Channel, the A&E Channel, Bravo, etc.) directed toward specific viewers? How has that changed the nature of television? How has that affected national culture? "A People in a Nation" 2012 text only to be references.