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03/18/2013 12:52 pm ET Updated Mar 16, 2015

Wasting Time? Maybe Not: These 'Bad' Habits Are Actually Good For You

By Amy Shearn

Time sucks can be such, well, time sucks. But here's the good news: Some of these silly manias that eat up your evening hours can actually have constructive consequences.

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