The Effects of Binge Watching

The Effects of Binge Watching

The Lisa Show - Radio Archive, Episode 159 , Segment 2

Episode: National Parks, Cancer Control, Binge Watching, Fit and Fun, Women Empowerment

  • Apr 30, 2019 4:00 pm
  • 16:19 mins

Ever been watching Netflix or Hulu and after about 5 episodes your device asks “are you still watching?” So many people are familiar with this phenomenon called ‘binge-watching’; in fact, “A 2014 Netflix survey indicated that 61% of its respondents regularly binge-watch at least two to three episodes of a series in one sitting.” Today we have with us Dr. Grant McCracken, a cultural anthropologist who coordinated with Netflix on the survey, to talk about binge-watching.

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