So while Jack Bauer downloads the schematics to every building in New York to his PDA -- as he drives from Staten Island to Yankee Stadium in the span of one commercial break -- he might just teach your family some very important lessons.
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David French, a Harvard educated lawyer, writer, and soldier, writes for SixSeeds.tv. His next book, about his year spent in Iraq, comes out in Fall 2010.