Reading the paper or watching the news is so important even though no one realises it. If you don't know what's happening around you as well as other places in the world, you'll miss out on so much. It's general knowledge that's much more important than who's dating who. You don't want to be one of those people who don't know important things about their country or the current state of it.
To keep up with current events and to keep up on ur reading?
To find out on wats been goin around.