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What is Boredom and Is There a Cure?

boredom1I recently came across this article on boredom written through the lens of the 19th century existentialist philosopher and social critic, Soren Kierkegaard.  He argues that the nature of boredom is such that the most common coping strategies often result in a person not realizing they are bored or are boring others.  Boredom is really an expression of lack of meaning, he says. Continue reading