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In Japan, public napping is a sign of hard work. It’s called ‘inemuri,’ which means ‘sleeping on duty’ or ‘sleeping while present.’ Because falling asleep in public is thought to be a symptom of working yourself to exhaustion, it’s socially acceptable in restaurants, stores, commuter trains, and on park benches- as long as you don’t sprawl out and take up too much space.  (, )
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A woman posted this photo on reddit to illustrate the progression of Alzheimer’s through her mother’s crocheting. From left to right, the squares show her mom’s decline over a 2-year period.  (, )