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Derrick Z. Jackson

As TVs go on, library lights go off

By Derrick Z. Jackson
Globe Columnist / May 30, 2007

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PLOP 'M DOWN. Kill the libraries. Fry the kids. In a study in this month's Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, researchers found that 40 percent of children regularly watched television by 3 months old. By age 2, 90 percent watch an average of 1 1/2 hours of TV a day. (Full article: 757 words)

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