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Apr 25, 2001, 02:09 PM
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What time do you sleep. . .if you ever do?


I dunno why but for some reason, I can stay up as late as I needed to finish repair or making my new models. It's an addiction I tell ya. On the other hand, I can't concentrate on reading programming books any longer than half an hour. I'll just fall asleep.

So, how late do you stay up to finish that model? let's hear it.
Apr 25, 2001, 02:47 PM
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Well, up until 2 months ago I had what I would call a sleeping disorder. I never went to the doctor so I don't know what it was. For about 12-16 months I absolutely could not go to sleep until after 3 or 4 am. I would then wake up promptly at 7 and feel fine all day. I never got particulary tired or down, I just evidently didn't need any sleep.

I used this time that I was awake and the wife asleep to go to the workshop, do some programming, play video games, and pretty much just muck around until I got tired. It was very weird.

-O Geoffrey

But I'm feeling MUCH better now
Apr 25, 2001, 03:39 PM
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rcdude,

I sometimes stay up till 3-4 even 5am programming!!!! dont read the books, write the code.

My record is 10 days straight with no sleep during my degree finals, finished the last exam had 1 pint of beer and was well drunk!!!!! cheapest night out ever!

Went home slept for 8 hours and felt great. I can usually manage well on about 6 hours/day any less and I start to suffer. On the other hand I have also been known to sleep for 14 hours straight. I'm wierd

Doc
Apr 25, 2001, 04:44 PM
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I have stayed up many nights working on models. I hate trying to sleep. I would rather fall asleep dead tired than go to bet at a set hour. Usually I will try to sleep for 15 minutes or so and if I have not fallen asleep I will find something more productive than hanging out on my bed to do. I also have two kids and a wife and the only time I have to myself is when they are all asleep.
Apr 25, 2001, 06:02 PM
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I need to do something about my habits. I'm usually not going to bed untill 1:30am or so lately. I dont know why. I just stay up late. Then the next day I'm all tired and groggy...When I dont have to work I usually try to sleep till 10-11am and wake up feeling like a total bum
Apr 25, 2001, 07:46 PM
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I felt asleep today at work. According to my boss, I was "dead asleep" when he wanted to play GTA2. He's really nice boss so he won't fire me. Besides, it's near 5PM already
Apr 25, 2001, 10:39 PM
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SLEEP???
Apr 25, 2001, 10:40 PM
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Quote:
Originally posted by JIMJAM:
SLEEP???
Who needs it!?

COFFEE!!! Hey,you can sleep when you die!

Apr 26, 2001, 10:13 AM
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Being retired, I sleep when I want. Go to bed at 2AM (later on weekends), get up at 10AM. Maybe a nap in the afternoon.

Jim Ruggiero
Apr 26, 2001, 11:38 AM
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Only 31 years until I retire. I am already planning my retirement party.
Apr 26, 2001, 02:11 PM
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Quote:
Originally posted by The_Giver:
Well, up until 2 months ago I had what I would call a sleeping disorder. I never went to the doctor so I don't know what it was. For about 12-16 months I absolutely could not go to sleep until after 3 or 4 am. I would then wake up promptly at 7 and feel fine all day. I never got particulary tired or down, I just evidently didn't need any sleep.

-O Geoffrey

But I'm feeling MUCH better now

The first rule of Fight Club is that you don't talk about Fight Club....

Rofl

Ok bad joke..

May 01, 2001, 04:20 AM
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Hummm. It's 4:18AM...
May 02, 2001, 05:33 AM
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Need max 3 hours sometimes don't go to bed at all if sleep more than 6 hours really lethagic. Always been that way. Longest time without sleep with no problems 4 days.

Sluf7
May 02, 2001, 08:40 PM
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I always wake with the sun. 6 to 8 a night
will do. I don't stay up to finish models.
Too much of the rest of life is a rush and a
push. The last place I want a deadline is my
hobby!