Dexter Made Me Do It
Week 2: Media Impact or Business Aspect of Media
By Alejandro Orozco
A show called “Dexter”where the main character is a Miami police forensic expert but has a hidden urge to just murder people but he only murders the guilty. “This show has won a Golden Globe for his portrayal but the show but the was criticized in the U.S. for its violent theme by the Parents Television Council.” In this article a teenage boy who strangled his younger brother said he was inspired by the TV series “Dexter”. This is an example of one blaming his actions on a TV show.