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Bored with being bored!

Jovial Bob Stine

Bored with being bored!

how to beat the boredom blahs

by Jovial Bob Stine

  • 355 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Four Winds Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boredom -- Juvenile humor.,
  • Wit and humor, Juvenile.,
  • Boredom -- Wit and humor.,
  • Wit and humor.

  • About the Edition

    Describes a variety of boring situations and presents antidotes for boredom.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Jovial Bob Stine & Jane Stine ; illustrations by Jerry Zimmerman.
    ContributionsStine, Jane.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6231.B63 S8 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination70 p. :
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3482997M
    ISBN 100590077562
    LC Control Number82002414
    OCLC/WorldCa8280796

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    In , she crafted a seven-day Bored and Brilliant Project. Each day, listeners were challenged to detach from technology and embrace boredom. More t people took the challenge. For many listeners, the results were transformative. She writes about the project, and repeats the challenges, in this book. Kids used to complain about being bored. That’s become rarer in an age when there’s no lack of things to do when bored, including apps, podcasts, webisodes, video games, viral videos, e-books, or texting friends “i m bored.”The idea of even being bored is becoming endangered. RELATED: Plenty of Happy Parents Are Bored by Their Kids According to Teresa Belton, Author: Chase Scheinbaum.

    To make sure he stays a little bored every day, Linehan heads to a coffee shop and sits with his phone on flight mode for an hour and a half, which means he has no access to calls or the Internet. "The creative process requires a period of boredom, of being stuck," Linehan says. Bored being trapped at home? Not a horrible movie if you completely ignore that there was a book it was 'based on' (much like Starship Troopers, the film had little to do with the book other than in the most general sense) /ok, it wasn't great either by any stretch of the imagination.


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Their research has revealed boredom to be. The result: those who copied from the phone book came up with notably more creative uses for the cups. Being bored, it seems, resulted in more creative juice flowing. Their theory was that when the brain is seemingly idle, it wanders, and we daydream.

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The movie is interesting (adjective). I am interested (adjective).; These adjectives are called participial. Even in normal times, being bored is often framed as a kind of moral failure. The word itself is deeply associated with the sin of idleness, a quality railed against by Victorian moralists, who sought to promote a citizenry that was industrious and hardworking — and willing to labor tirelessly on behalf of industrialist tycoons.Outside Theroux, few people understand the delusions of travel better than English photographer Laurence Stephens, whose new book, Bored Tourists, brilliantly captures the ennui of the iPhone.And while you and the rest of your kind are battling together-year after year-for this special privilege of being 'bored to death,' the 'real girl' that you're asking about, the marvelous girl, the girl with the big, beautiful, unspoken thoughts in her head, the girl with the big, brave, undone deeds in her heart, the girl that stories are made of, the girl whom you call 'improbable'-is .