TV, the most popular part of the mass media, plays a big role in every citizen society but there have been numerous debates concerning its advantages and disadvantages. One of the advantages of watching TV is the possibility to be well informed. TV programs are various and people have a chance to select which they want to watch: documentaries or sport programs. TV provides great opportunities for education. With help of TV it is possible to learn foreign languages, to know a lot of wonderful things concerning the world of flora and fauna.
TV cuts people from the real world. People become lazy, instead of doing sports they watch TV. TV takes free time of the people. Instead of reading books people watch various TV programs. The best thing is to watch only selective TV programmes.
At the same time there are a lot of arguments against TV. It has a great influence on people and they do not know how to spend their time without TV. They can watch TV programs from about six in the morning to the early hours of the next day watching everything. Among the biggest TV-viewers are adults too. It is damaging for their health and abilities
Only few people today can live without TV. Despite of increasing influence of the internet, video films and other high-technology sources of information, TV continues to play an important part in the human life.