Although television is mostly for entertainment, there are a few TV shows that will make you smarter in one way or another. You probably shouldn't rely too much on them for educational information, but there are a couple of facts here and there that can become helpful down the road. Several television shows can actually be stimulating for your brain as you listen to the smart dialogues, intelligent characters and complex plots. Here are 7 TV Shows that will make you smarter and exercise some of your brain cells!
1. Criminal Minds
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This show features a group of FBI special agents working in the Behavioral Analysis Unit. As a team, they track down serial killers by getting into their heads and predicting their next moves. This show will expand your knowledge of psychopathy, sociopathy, schizophrenia, and other psychological conditions. You will also learn so much more, as the characters are highly educated and intelligent. Especially, Doctor Spencer Reid, a member of the team. He is always spewing random facts and knowledge that you often pick up.