Love your iPod? Would you love a new Prius?
85% of North American households didn't buy a nonfiction book in 2007--and 90 percent of those who did didn't read it. But our TVs run an average of six hours a day.
Along with the Inauguration of a man of many races and many people, who was elected by the only country in the world likely to do so, important anniversaries rank among the many reasons to celebrate 2009:
· 1609 Galileo peaked through a telescope.
· 1809 Darwin was born
· 1909 Founding of the NAACP and Japanese gift of 2,000 cherry trees planted in Washington, DC