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Open thread for night owls: Excerpts from Harper's Index (and Michelle Obama's Manchester speech)

Here are some excerpts from the November edition of the Harper’s Index: Percentage of American renters who spend more than half their salary on housing: 28 Number of years by which an average U.S. book reader outlives a nonreader: 2 Rank of the United States among countries with the largest proportion of book readers: 6 Of China: 1 Number of state prisons that are at least partially run
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