that's it in a nutshell.
Portlandia had a better version of
/sigh, I dont think this is funny at all, its depressing if anything. I love some tv shows, and yes will watch them avidly, but theres nothing I enjoy more than reading. It opens your mind to a whole world of different possibilities, and rather than seeing something played out for you on tv, your imagination plays the book out, which is infinitely better.
I know this will get so many thumbs down, but just for once people, switch the tv off and pick a book. Your brain will thank you for it.