Tv is a vast wasteland, what does that mean?

I don't understand this - 3. Do you agree with Newton Minow's statement, on page 654 dhat TV was 'a vast wasteland"? Support your answer with Details from the text. I really don't know what to put, cause I really don't know why it was referred to as a "wasteland"?... show more I don't understand this -


3. Do you agree with Newton Minow's statement, on page 654
dhat TV was 'a vast wasteland"? Support your answer with
Details from the text.

I really don't know what to put, cause I really don't know why it was referred to as a "wasteland"? Any tips/clues/help you can offer to help me apprehend this?
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