“Huge Decline in Book Reading” ran one headline. “Cultural Atrophy!” read another. “Study Links Drop in Test Scores to a Decline Spent in Reading” ran one for the “Duh!” award. “Americans are Closing the Book on Reading” said one, vying for the pun-acious trophy.
Digital Commons Citation
Herring, Mark Y., "Reading Is, Like, You Know, Sooooo Gross!" (2007). Dacus Library Faculty Publications. 66.