Daily Archive for September 16th, 2003

I say nothing. (But you can feel free to comment)

I saw this over at Ernie’s mini-blog.


I laughed so hard, I had to leave the office for a bit.

Karoshi!? Who me?!

So is it bad that three different people sent this story to my inbox today?!

On and on and on the job
Long workweeks, short vacations putting Americans in a health squeeze

Mariko Thompson
Los Angeles Daily News
Sept. 16, 2003 12:00 AM

The Japanese have a term for being worked to death – karoshi. Americans might not know the term but ought to be familiar with the concept. Surveys have found Americans are working long hours and taking little leisure time, a stressful state of affairs that could have profound effects on health and well-being.
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