Is Reality TV Ruining Our Society?

View Comments
(Photo Credit: Chelsey Sample and Maggie Soff/ KDKA)

(Photo Credit: Chelsey Sample and Maggie Soff/ KDKA)

Larry-Richert Larry Richert
Since September of 2001 Richert has hosted the KDKA Radio Morning Ne...
Read More

PITTSBURGH (NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA) — It’s a new television season, and that means new reality TV shows.

It seems like almost every reality TV show is based on backstabbing, being overly critical or judgmental, winning at all costs, being argumentative, or just being bizarre, but is all this exaggerated reality becoming detrimental to you, the viewer?

Dr. Patton Van Nickell, psychiatrist for West Penn Allegheny Health System, talks to KDKA AM’s Larry and John about what adverse effects these shows have on our culture and ourselves.

RELATED LINKS:
West Penn Allegheny Health System
More Entertainment News

View Comments
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 6,655 other followers