Next to heart disease, boredom is the leading cause of preventable death in America. That's a fact.* In an effort to alleviate this scourge, we've cobbled together a comprehensive list of things to do when you're bored, whether you're in the office, at home, or on a bus (back to the office).
Get your DIY on
You can totally build your own bar cart.
Do some birthday shopping
For the techie, food lover, or health nut in your life.
Read a funny story
Like these truly bizarre restaurant tales.
Clean your phone
Literally -- that iPhone is actually super dirty.
Brew some beer
Anyone can get into the home brewing game, weed-infused or otherwise.
Plan your next vacation
We hear the Caribbean is lovely this time of year.
Try an adult coloring book
They're great when you're stressed out.
Train for Jeopardy
Sporcle's trivia quizzes are a great place to start.
Practice different recipes
Anyone can cook, whether it's cheesy bread or chicken parm.
Do some laundry
But try to avoid these mistakes.
Practice drinking games
Beer pong is a game of skill. Learn it. Master it.
Change your ringtone
Better yet, make one yourself.
Download a few mobile games
We've laid out the best ones you can play.
Watch the best stuff on Netflix
Whether it's movies or shows, you've got plenty of great options for both.
Men do it, women do it -- we all do it, so why not join the party?