Television and Divergent Voices

Although television mainly broadcasts the views of society, certain television shows present comical views of society. The Jon Stewart Show on Comedy Central is a great example of a divergent voice. Although it is censored and of course promotes views that aren’t super radical, it is a good contrast to the serious newscasts featured on channels like CBS, NBC and ABC. Although he isn’t a traditional comedian, his show on Comedy Central is smart and witty.


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