Top Television Facts


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1. A Baltimore TV producer once told Oprah that she was "unfit for television news."
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2. In television shows, CPR works 66% of the time. In real life, it works 15% of the time.
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3. Falling televisions send a child to the emergency room every 30 minutes.
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4. U.S. homicides briefly, but sharply increase following heavyweight championship prize fights on television.
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5. "Scrubs" has been described as the most medically-accurate television show on air.
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6. Watching good television increases your appetite.

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7. In Bhutan, marijuana plants were historically used as pig food—until the country got television in 1999 and learned cannabis was a drug.
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8. Lonely and depressed people are more likely to binge-watch television.
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9. A person of average size and weight burns about 60 to 70 calories each hour just by sitting and watching television.
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10. Scrubs" has actually been described as the most medically-accurate television show on air
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11. You burn more calories sleeping than watching television
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12. Britons spend eight times as long watching television as they do cooking meals.

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