I gave up TV 10 years ago so I could read more. In a lifetime of really horrible decisions this was one of the best I've ever made. I'm a Social Worker, a father of three fabulous children, a Dead Head and I get made fun of because I carry a book with me everywhere, weddings and funerals included.
"I once met a fellow who told me he had just read the worst book of his life and I quickly zoned out as he explained why. When he got to Chapter six, 45 minutes later I finally snapped "Why in the hell are you making me suffer through every ho..."
"One of the most unfortunate things about America's education system is that if taught correctly a lot of these subjects could be very interesting. History for example is far more bizarre and stranger than anything even Tom Robbins (different one, ..."