Geography. This idea that Television or media is worse now is bunk. Sure there weer glorious examples like the Animaniacs in the past but today there are quality shows today as well. More of them really. There are also more crap shows. Think is a few piles of feces will overpower the smell of field of flowers.
All these countries, well most of them now have their own fully fledged media industries. If you bore of whats in your nation, check out some others.