11 Reasons You Should Stop Watching Television Now
While many people will argue that a little bit of TV never hurt anyone, the amount of a “little bit” is constantly in debate. A Neilson report found that the average American watches more than 34 hours of television each week.
If that number doesn’t shock you I don’t know what will. If you’re now thinking “Those people are crazy—I’d never watch that much” then I invite you to do your own math. Simply write down all the shows you watched this week and how long they were.
That number is how many hours you’re losing each week to television. This is time that could be spent with your family, friends or relaxing in other ways. Today we’ll look at some more reasons why you should stop watching television, and how it will improve your life.
It’s pretty obvious that when you’re watching TV you’re not doing anything else. Time spent watching television is similar to being asleep.