Sometimes the show we’re watching is gripping and sucks us in. We’re on the edge of our seats, moving with the protagonists, jumping up and down, interacting with the on-screen characters.
So when they actually “listen” to you, it makes it even more awesome. When the judges select your pick on Dancing with the Stars. When Emily makes the choice you agree with on The Bachelorette. When Jeopardy questions and categories seem right up your alley.
“NOO, don’t go that way!” you holler from the couch. And just then, the hero stops in his tracks and turns down the alley as the bomb goes off where he would have been otherwise.
The contestant on The Price is Right opens the door you knew she should, and ends up winning big.
The player makes the play you yell out and scores!
It’s moments like that that strengthen your connection with what’s on the screen.
So jump higher, scream louder, get into the action and enjoy the feeling of
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