I'm not someone who believes that our current world of iPhone touch technology and glossy screens is upending literacy.
To the contrary, I think our supposed techno-dystopia is actually making people read and write more.
Look around on the bus. I refuse to believe everybody is simply playing Hero Academy.
Having said that: I always feel like it's a Fonzie moment when I pull an actual book out of my backpack and start reading on the ride home.
By the way, if you think reading an actual book on the bus is cool, check this out.