Radical Reading

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In the course of a Tim Wu interview on the Leonard Lopate Show, Wu (author of The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads) notes that advertisers don’t want you sitting down and reading a book for three hours because it means you’re “cheating” them of exposure.

Want to be radical?

Want to stick it to “The Man”?

Want to rage against the machine?

Read a book.

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