Re: What on earth is wrong with society!
No doubt it's all about money, but money is a measure of demand. Chickens and eggs.
How long has this been going on? People crowded the arenas to see gladiators kill and main each other and Christians being et by lions. I'm not a historian but I get the impression that the grand operas were not as massive or frequent.
Now, admittedly, we have grand musical spectacles in stadiums but sports attract those crowds and more week in and week out.
It's all screwy. People making love is considered obscene but people getting punched or shot is family entertainment.