Originally Posted by Dopedangel
Well I think most of you are wrong when you say people these days read less.
They read a lot more the content might be different but they do read a lot more.
Twitter, facebook, sms blogs and most other internet use is still mostly textbased so the amount of reading is more not less.
Oh, come on! You know that when we are saying "reading", we mean novels (or short stories) and non-fiction books, not facebook entries, tweets, and the backs of cereal boxes.