Would you rather read an awesome book or watch a movie? (By guest  3 years ago)

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    2 years ago
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    lynn718 FemaleSilver MedalSuper Star from Texas, United States
    If reading is boring you're doing it wrong... or you've got a crappy book.
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    2 years ago
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    havilahg FemaleSilver MedalSuper Star from Arkansas, United States
    I can take a good book anywhere. :)
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    12 hours ago
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    CrazeeCookie FemaleSilver Medal from the United Kingdom
    Read all seven harry potter books in a day and a half beeches
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    19 hours ago
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    guest from New York, United States
    All 63% of u are wrong books are better
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    3 days ago
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    guest from Pennsylvania, United States
    I'd rather stare at a screen than a bunch of paper with words on it
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    3 days ago
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    guest from Iowa, United States
    I CAN'T CHOOSE!
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    5 days ago
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    guest from Washington, United States
    Is this a question? My gawd.
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    5 days ago
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    guest from Nevada, United States
    Not easy finding a good book
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    6 days ago
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    JacksonSomethingson Silver Medal from New South Wales, Australia
    i dont watch that many movies anyway
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    6 days ago
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    guest from New Jersey, United States
    no no books
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    1 week ago
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    samanthab6 FemaleSilver Medal from Missouri, United States
    I love both, but I work 84 hour weeks, so i choose movie, so I can utilize that time with other things as well.
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    1 week ago
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    guest from New York, United States
    63% FOR TV?! YOU'VE GOT TO BE KIDDING ME
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    1 week ago
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    guest from Massachusetts, United States
    awesome book > regular movie
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    GirlWhoLived FemaleSilver Medal from Ontario, Canada
    Read all of the Harry potter books, hunger games and divergent in less than 2 months!
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    2 weeks ago
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    guest from Colorado, United States
    Never said the movie couldn't be awesome.
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    2 weeks ago
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    guest from the United States
    I am obsessed with Percy Jackson books:)
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    2 weeks ago
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    mypokemonself Silver MedalBlue Star from Arkansas, United States
    it depends on the movie the hunger games book is WAY better than the movie
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    2 weeks ago
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    guest from Mississippi, United States
    manga
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    2 weeks ago
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    guest from Washington, United States
    I'm filmmaker, films come first
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    2 weeks ago
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    guest from Japan
    reading is better because it has more details and the story doesnt end in just 2 hours
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    3 weeks ago
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    ericc3 Male from Alberta, Canada
    I don't want to live on this planet anymore.
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    3 weeks ago
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    guest from the United States
    I absolutely HATE reading!!!!!!!
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    3 weeks ago
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    guest from Massachusetts, United States
    I like both
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    3 weeks ago
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    guest from Western Australia, Australia
    Robert Downey jr doesn't star as iron man in books
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    3 weeks ago
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    guest from the United States
    Ever Read Divergent?
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    3 weeks ago
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    guest from the United States
    I magi nation I the movie player in your he'd people!
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    3 weeks ago
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    GoldenFish FemaleGold MedalSuper Star from New York, United States
    head hurts.
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    1 month ago
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    guest from New Mexico, United States
    I've lived a thousand lives and loved a thousand loves. I've walked on distant worlds and seen the end of time. Because I read. George RR Martin
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    1 month ago
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    jackieo FemaleBronze Medal from the United States
    Dangit!!! I hit the wrong one!!! I meant book but I wasn't paying enough attention!!!
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    1 month ago
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    Crazy MaleGold MedalSuper Star from Georgia, United States
    READING MAKES YOU SMARTER SO DOES CHESS ID RATHER BE SMARTER... AND READ THE BIBLE AND GAIN WISDOM FROM GOD.. OR READ A BOOK ABOUT PSYCHOLOGY AND BODY LANGUAGE IM ALWAYS 5 STEPS AHEAD AND IN DIFFERENT ANGLES TRY ME
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    1 month ago
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    karihowland FemaleSilver MedalBlue Star from Arizona, United States
    i love to watch movies. :)
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    1 month ago
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    guest from Texas, United States
    Only 37% prefer a book over a movie? That's sad. Books are treasures.
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    1 month ago
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    guest from Virginia, United States
    Book life
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    1 month ago
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    guest from Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    well if the movie is good and not some hollywood cliche bullsh*t. I read a lot but I am really bad in imagining things from descriptions
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    1 month ago
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    guest from Florida, United States
    Reading is boring I don't care what book
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    Trixee FemaleSilver Medal from Oregon, United States
    Reading
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    harryb2 MaleSilver Medal from Australia
    My brain hurts after reading two pages of any book
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    1 month ago
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    guest from Norfolk, United Kingdom
    books are portals to another world movies are the visal telescopes tring to look in
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    1 month ago
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    guest from British Columbia, Canada
    who reads these days?
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    1 month ago
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    guest from the United States
    I love reading
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    1 month ago
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    guest from Japan
    Reading is crap
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    1 month ago
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    WTH IS ON THE MOVIE SCREEN
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    1 month ago
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    karihowland FemaleSilver MedalBlue Star from Texas, United States
    i love watching movies :)
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    1 month ago
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    lpskittens23 Bronze Medal from New Jersey, United States
    Movie baby!!!!!!! :3
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    1 month ago
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    guest from West Virginia, United States
    Movies
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    1 month ago
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    guest from New York, United States
    Read an AWESOME book or watch a movie (not mentioned if movie is good or bad, but book is guaranteed to be awesome) I'm going to choose book.
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    PieBoy5432 Bronze Medal from California, United States
    Well they said awesome book not awesome movie for all you know you could be watching a documentary on the justin bieber in its natural habitst
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    1 month ago
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    Horror movies!
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    1 month ago
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    guest from Texas, United States
    I did read all 3 huger games books in 11 hours and 14 minuts
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    guest from Utah, United States
    Ummm both
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    2 months ago
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    guest from Canada
    Manga b*tches. Time for AOT!!
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    2 months ago
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    guest from California, United States
    50 50 0h whate 20 80
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    2 months ago
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    ThatGuyYouWantToKnow Bronze Medal from New South Wales, Australia
    Whats a book?
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    2 months ago
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    guest from New South Wales, Australia
    whats a book
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    madgeundersee FemaleGold MedalSuper Star from Queensland, Australia
    ...WHY MAKE ME CHOOSE!!!!!!!?????
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    2 months ago
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    guest from California, United States
    Watching a movie actually brings a book to life.
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    2 months ago
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    guest from the United States
    read an awesome book of the movie i'm watching
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    2 months ago
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    guest from the United States
    Okay books are better than movies
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    StarshineM MaleSilver MedalBlue Star from Ohio, United States
    Read, only because the book was "awesome" and the movie was just a movie. But let's dig deeper. Our mental pictures we form while we read are perfect to us, perhaps better than the ones fed to us! ...Right...?
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    2 months ago
    ico
    RIGHT NOW I WANNA READ MY FAVORITE BOOK but right now im watching my favorite show XD
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    2 months ago
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    guest from the United States
    You said AWESOME book, and said A movie, so yeah gimme dat cool book
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    2 months ago
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    guest from Washington, United States
    I'm dyslexic you insensitive ass holes. At least I can watch a movie with someone else.
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    2 months ago
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    guest from Caerphilly, United Kingdom
    63% of you basically don't read then... you're missing out. Without books, there wouldn't be movies. Just saying.
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    2 months ago
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    guest from Auckland, New Zealand
    Reading is hard. Plus I miss entire pages because my mind wanders.
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    2 months ago
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    guest from Texas, United States
    You can learn stuff from books, unsmart dummies
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    2 months ago
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    guest from Colorado, United States
    I would rather read than do most things...
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    2 months ago
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    guest from Ohio, United States
    often books are alot better than movies SO GET UR FACTS RIGHT PEOPLES
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    2 months ago
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    geoffreyb Male from the United Kingdom
    I like reading but would rather watch a film
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    2 months ago
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    LunaLovegood FemaleSilver MedalBlue Star from Washington, United States
    I need to WATCH Harry Potter because the books don't have pictures or anything of Draco.
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    2 months ago
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    guest from the United States
    Books are always better and more facts
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    Imwithyou FemaleBronze Medal from Idaho, United States
    I just don't find books that are interesting ever. :o
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    marir Female from New Hampshire, United States
    NERDS
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    2 months ago
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    guest from Georgia, United States
    if you picked movie time almost EVERYONE KNOWS THIS the books are BETTER THEN THE MOVIES
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    rrrather_girl FemaleBronze Medal from Georgia, United States
    I'm a book worm so yeah
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    2 months ago
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    Helo FemaleSilver MedalBronze Trophy from North Carolina, United States
    I love reading.
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    2 months ago
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    guest from Florida, United States
    If it's a long boring book I end up reading the same sentence over and over again
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    2 months ago
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    guest from Kansas, United States
    i read everyday, they might not be books but i always read
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    2 months ago
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    guest from New Jersey, United States
    Actually both. A book is a movie with no commercials. And some aren't even movies
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    That_Girl_Rae_ FemaleSilver Medal from the United States
    lazy hoes
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    3 months ago
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    guest from Georgia, United States
    Books are for squares.
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    3 months ago
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    guest from Michigan, United States
    Sure u did
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    3 months ago
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    guest from Arizona, United States
    As long as I can take back the food xD
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    davidl3 MaleBronze Medal from Germany
    Based on the question implying that the film isn't awesome.
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    3 months ago
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    guest from British Columbia, Canada
    watching a movie with friends is better than reading a book with friends
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    guest from More og Romsdal, Norway
    So many fangirls stood there with a
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    guest from More og Romsdal, Norway
    Som ant
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    danielr3 MaleGold MedalSilver TrophySuper Star from Maryland, United States
    Both
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    3 months ago
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    guest from Vermont, United States
    If the movie was bad then it would suck to watch it.
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    3 months ago
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    guest from Colorado, United States
    you can watch a movie about the book
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    guest from the United States
    The number for movies is so disturbing. Reading was here first movies were made way after books were.