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.

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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?!

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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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