What kid doesn't go through this phase? It's practically a rite of passage.
This is a rite of passage in most Asian countries.
Do you like American Psycho? When it first came out, it didn't receive too much fanfare, though upon strong DVD sales, and a cult movement, many consider it the movie of 2000.
Well, on the positive side, at least people will consider it a chore to read.
Nice shaming - he should consider making it permanent.
Consider this your warning.