American Idols

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American Idols Corrupting Our Nation’s Youth
September 19, 2013
ENGL 101 B12

Abstract
I believe that the entertainment industry, all the idols are corrupting our nation’s youth. T.V helps to portray and idolize what the media wants the world to see. The T.V along with the media portrays how the youth should look, dress, and act; it has slowly conquered the minds of the youth. It also has taken effect in the lives of adults, mind controlling and programing the world to be a certain way. This has taken a toll on our communities and it has become harder to raise our children. Every magazine, T.V show, or music that we tune into is always about sex money and drugs. The media emphasizes how all three things are what are most important in this world and this is what will make you happy. T.V has corrupted the way our youth acts, dresses, and thinks. The main idea of all these advertisements on T.V do is promote doing drugs, being sexual, dressing promiscuously due to idolizing and even demonic oppression. This is a very serious issue that although we may feel is out of our control can be handled.
There are numerous ways that the media affects the youth’s daily lives; it puts more pressure for them to be a certain way to fit in. Youth start prioritizing and practicing disgusting habits such as doing drugs, being sexual and dressing promiscuously because that is the way their idols are. If you take a look at just some of the images provided you can see that this is what our youth is idolizing. To begin with; drugs is a major issue within our society. Many of our youth mostly do it because they see their idols promoting how cool it is to do it. They do it just to fit in or the peer-pressure this media has caused on the youth to do it. Most of the youth that do this come from broken families, poor neighborhood and spiritually weak. The media knows that these kinds of…...

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