Television is an overarching theme in 3rd Rock from the Sun.
|“||Oh, Dick! We've got cable! 72 channels, and unlike primitive free television, this one you get to pay for.||”|
|“|| Dick: We didn't come here to watch television!
Harry: Yeah, but it's given us a reason to stay.
–Dick reminding the crew of their mission.
|“||God bless television!||”|
|“||Dick: Alright, we'll kidnap him and hide him. When he's a teenager we'll set him free. . . . Then if he's really messed up, we can blame it on television.||”|
–Dick's plan from Vicki and the Big Giant Head's baby.