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7 Authors Who Wrote Lying Down
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Talk about lying down on the job.
My Adult Life, Told in Shows I Streamed Before Bed
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Age 22? House. Age 24: Repeat viewings of Mumblecore movies I meant to rent (but accidentally bought) on iTunes
How to Say "Goodnight" Around the World
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Whether you find yourself in Albuquerque or Abu Dhabi.
The Little-Known 1930s Couple That Made Sleep Better for All of Us
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Give them their due.
Four Sleepy Conspiracy Theories
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When in doubt, the Illuminati did it.
Country Musician Scotty McCreery on Elvis Clocks and Sleeping on a Tour Bus with 12 Guys
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The American Idol winner cum platinum-selling country music star discusses his new tour, childhood bedroom and why you should never speak to him in the early morning.
The Boombox and the Street Corner Revolution
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The portable sound system that sparked a cultural revolution.
The Rise and Fall (and Rise) of the Siesta
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The cherished midday nap is declining in its country of origin — but others are picking up the torch.
Why Don't Characters Enter Through the Bedroom Window Anymore?
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It was once the ultimate sign of affection. Now, it's only done as an homage to more innocent times. What gives?
Asleep or Dead? The Bizarre Case of India’s “Sleeping Prophet"
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In September, an Indian High Court trial will meet to determine whether a politically influential Hindu guru is dead or merely in a deep, sleep-like meditative state. The winner will be awarded his body and, likely, $170 million fortune.