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2010 Spring Turn-off Week April 19-25

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Originally uploaded by ali khurshid

According to the latest Kaiser study (released Jan 2010)

http://www.kff.org/entmedia/upload/8010.pdf

Children 8-18 are spending, on average:

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4:29 hours per day watching TV
4:54 hours per day watching TV/movies
7:38 hours per day plugged into media (TV, movies, music, computer, video games, print)

These statistics mind-boggling, 7:37 hours plugged into media, of which almost 5 hours per day are spent watching TV/movies. Children are being systematically turned into addicts.

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