As the fall kick-off of new TV seasons begin to roll in, it’s hard not to think about how much TV has continued to allow more and more to be shown. More nudity, more violence and more graphic content overall.
Think about how many shows in the last 15 years have had a mass shooting.
Those episodes had you on the edge of your seat. They got your heart pumping, they drew you in and they made you feel like what you were watching was important.
But how many of them actually used the scene to make a real stab at empathy? Or to help you understand what real victims might be going through?