But in cities where the streets are lit up with bright lights and bustling sounds, turtles are drawn to those elements and are often killed while trying to cross a busy road or falling into a gutter.
Needless to say, teenagers will also gravitate to the bright lights of reality TV without a second thought of what the consequences might be.
Her contribution, which wasn’t mentioned on the cover, appeared in the back of the magazine, after the listings, tucked between an advertisement for Virginia Slims and a profile of Shelley Winters.
Mead’s subject was a new Public Broadcasting System series called “An American Family,” about the Louds, a middle-class California household.
However, this involvement seems to be predominantly absent in parenting today, as parents themselves are chasing after the same bright lights their children are.
Therefore, if parents are unwilling to raise their children, reality TV producers will likely do it for them.
But when we are younger, what we observe has even more of an impact on our behaviour.
During these formative years of a teen’s life it is important to fill their minds with the things we want them to eventually mimic.
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