Gerry Canavan

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America Is a Country That No Longer Reads

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America is a country that no longer reads: Stephanie Meyer’s Twilight series currently occupies all four of the top four spots on the New York Times a bestseller list. In other news, America is a deeply unserious place. [UPDATE: See the comments for some correction on this. The Freakonomics posted is actually fairly lightly sourced and he never actually says which bestseller list he saw.]

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January 14, 2009 at 4:20 pm