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Tedium; Ennui; Purpose; Attitude; Relationships
In late August, three teenagers in Oklahoma targeted and murdered a random jogger for no other reason than because they were bored. The story is heartbreaking, maddening, and chilling, and it’s made even more so by their explanation: boredom.
Boredom; College students; Education; Students; Attitude (Psychology)
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Holic, Nathan (2013). When we say we're bored, what are we really saying about ourselves?. UCF Today, 2013-09-04. Retrieved from https://today.ucf.edu/when-we-say-were-bored-what-are-we-really-saying-about-ourselves/