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The Burning Question*: When do you make the bed?

Let distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

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WE KNOW HOW you feel.

It’s Monday, you have the whole week looming ahead, and you have a lot on your plate.

So do like we do here in HQ and get stuck into a serious debate on one of life’s most pressing issues.

This week: The office had a varied response to this one, with some preferring to give it a quick going over, some going for it twice a day and others being particularly meticulous. Yes, whatever way you slice it, making the bed is a divisive issue. Some even try this:

making-your-bed-gif Source: Gurl

What about you? When do you make the bed?

Poll Results:

When I get out of it - I'm not a savage (4184)
What do you mean 'make the bed'? (2028)
Right before I get in to go sleep (1458)
I half make it before work then make it after (1236)
I'm sleepy right now and this poll is a reminder of that fact (436)

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