Jimmy Kimmel on Thursday cited a recent survey that said about 1 in 4 Americans have not read a book in the past year. Then he went a step further to demonstrate our neglect of the written word by having his crew ask people on the street to name a book ― literally any book.
The results may shock you.
You know things are bad when a former librarian blanks.
Watch the clip above.
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