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How The World Sleeps [Copy link] 中文

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Mexico:
In Mexico, sleep is often preceded by ritual. A 2013 study by the National Sleep Foundation found that 62 percent of the Mexican people surveyed said they meditate or pray before going to bed each night. In addition to prayer, 52 percent of the Mexicans surveyed said they take warm baths or showers as a part of their bedtime routine. They could be on to something: out of the countries the foundation polled, on the average work night, Mexico gets the most amount of sleep.

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"Germany:............These covers are often hung out of windows throughout the day...."

in the past yes, now not anymore

"Daunendecke"   they are expensive, coz they are filled with down-feathers
some day Jiangsu will rule China

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ceciliazhang Post time: 2018-2-4 23:54
United States:
Americans like their beds like they like their steaks, big. The California king bed w ...

The California king bed got its name from the fact that it was longer and not quit as wide as a standard king bed, just as the state of California is very long but not so wide.
You were right on the money as far as TV sets in the bedroom though. A lot of people in America
have TV sets in their bedrooms and watch TV until they get bored and tired enough to fall asleep.
If capitalism promotes innovation and creativity then why aren't scientists and artists the richest people in a capitalist nation?

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