An Associated Press/Ipsos poll, released on Tuesday, revealed that 27 percent of the approximately 1,000 U.S. adults polled had not read a book in the past year. However, the study showed that more than half of those who did read a book in the past year had read more than six books, and over a quarter had read more than 15.
Why don't more people read books? Could it be that they're simply afraid of trying something new?
See if you don't get a good belly laugh out of this video:
(Hat tip to The Internet Writing Journal for the link.)