Violence is seen by those of all ages on a everyday basis through television. What categorizes an act of violence? Webster's dictionary describes it as “use of physical force as to injure, abuse, damage, or destroy” (M. 2017). How violent are the television shows one are watching? Violence is so common through our television entertainment that sometimes we don't notice how often and how it shows up. Certain genres of television promote violence more than others. The below survey will show how violence can be seen as funny or intriguing and can be seen in a more adult based targeted programs.