adrenaline television

adrenaline television

(1) A live TV broadcast of a dramatic event—e.g., the Columbine shootings.
(2) A pre-planned television programme or television series that presents extreme sport events, film clips of disasters or near disasters, etc., intended to increase the “adrenaline levels” of the viewing audience.
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