How did the television impact American lifestyles?
The main way that television impacted the American lifestyles would be people read less and get out less. On the plus side, well with all the comercials we have to watch just to see a one hour show, I don't really see much of a plus.
When color television came out it made a big impact on the culture at the time because more people started watching television than ever before. Media, such as television shows, news, and advertisements had a greater impact on the way people behaved as more people were watching it and being influenced by it.
The the answer BELOW is wrong. Not all were English (48%) and not all were Purtians. William Penn settled Pennsylvania and he was a Quaker. It is misinformation to think that all came for religious freedom and were all English. This is a nation of people from many places who ended up creating a new nation.
Color television made a large impact on American society, in that it changed the way and the amount of time people watched their favorite television shows and purchased new color TV's. In the beginning only the well to do or people with money could afford to have a color television, so it was a bit of a status symbol to have a color set. When color TV's were first introduced to the American house hold…