You Are Not a Zoo Animal: How to Escape Human Captivity and Reclaim Your Primal Health | The Art of Manliness


God knows I needed to read this… It is time to make changes….


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The average man’s life in modern times is not that different from a wild animal in a zoo.

Sure, comparing modern living to captivity might seem dramatic, but it’s not far-fetched when you consider the average American is sedentary for 21 hours a day. Sitting is the new smoking is in the headlines everywhere these days.

And death by sitting doesn’t seem so incredulous when you hear stories like this:

“I work 11 hours a day, seven days a week selling insurance. I don’t really care about it, I don’t think anyone does, even though some people pretend to. It’s not natural to sit in a cubicle for that long every day. I mean, I’ve had coworkers next to me die because of this work. Their hearts just went out.”

via You Are Not a Zoo Animal: How to Escape Human Captivity and Reclaim Your Primal Health | The Art of Manliness.

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