“You’re not to watch TV while you learn.
It’s a major distraction,
Puts memory out of action,
if you do so, into a dumb ass you’ll turn!
Yahoo news 25/07/06: Your parents were right, don't study with the TV on. Multitasking may be a necessity in today's fast-paced world, but new research shows distractions affect the way people learn, making the knowledge they gain harder to use later on. Read about the study here