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Anonymous asked in Social SciencePsychology · 1 month ago

what is "Drama" & is it something that many humans crave? why? and how come many would rather watch Jerry Springer vs. a history documentary?

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also, besides shows like Jerry Springer,,what are other ways people get their "Fix" for this type of drama? "NEWS"?  news stories on their local news? look who got locked up for ___?  drunken driving? child porn? rape? murder? other?  why humans like this type of information?

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  • 1 month ago
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    They want something to make them feel better.

    1.

    a. A prose or verse composition, especially one telling a serious story, that is intended for representation by actors impersonating the characters and performing the dialogue and action.

    b. A serious narrative work or program for television, radio, or the cinema.

    2. Theatrical plays of a particular kind or period: Elizabethan drama.

    3. The art or practice of writing or producing dramatic works.

    4. A situation or succession of events in real life having the dramatic progression or emotional effect characteristic of a play: the drama of the prisoner's escape and recapture.

    5. The quality or condition of being dramatic: a summit meeting full of drama.

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  • audrey
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    1 month ago

    I don't really like Jerry Springer, but I'll take him over a boring history documentary. I get my drama from Young and Restless. Lol

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