Examples of Satire
Brainstorm a list of modern television shows that you believe qualify as satire. Share your list with a partner or group and accept feedback on your choices. Offer your response to your classmates’ lists as well. Which examples are strong? Which are not?
Select a choice from your list and consider the following questions.
- What makes it satire?
- Did you know that it was criticizing society when you watched it?
- What makes people like the show so much?