Jane McGonigal: The game that can give you 10 extra years of life

Inspiring as always :)
Cute geek isn't a myth after all!

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+17 1. woodhatch commented 7 years ago

Gained 7 1/2 minutes but spent 19 1/2 ,minutes listening to this video.
Can anyone else see the irony?
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+16 2. LightAng3l commented 7 years ago

Snapping your fingers an exact number of time will not only boost your will power, it will also boost your OCD! :D

I loved every minute of this video, nice upload, awesome TED as usual!
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+3 3. Vergetta commented 7 years ago

What i wanna spend my 7.5 minutes extra on Sleeping ,cause a 7.5 minute dream can seem like days.......... Cool another thing crossed of the bucket list.. :)
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+5 4. Cloe commented 7 years ago

at first i was ..meh this is another geek with "games insides"..but then when she started the game i was wooo this is so cool !
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-2 5. dushan commented 7 years ago

#1 your math is wrong, see 17:52, you have gained 0 minutes and lost 19 1/2 minutes of your life :D
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+5 6. ringmaster commented 7 years ago

Both she, her philosophy, kindness and intelligence, simply beautiful!
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-7 7. Ieatfaces commented 7 years ago

Scumbag brain: Hey Jane, you'll never get better, cause you have a headace, best to kill your self.

Jane: Okay :(
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+12 8. Saxxoo commented 7 years ago

#1 do it 3 times and you gained more than you have spent, as you only needed to watch this clip 1 time.

See the irony? :D
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-5 9. sux2bu commented 7 years ago

She needs to get a new wardrobe assistant for picking out her outfits. She looks like a 60's hippie.
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+2 10. mircea911 commented 7 years ago

#5 you wasted 19 minutes since you understood nothing. Then again ted talks are not for everybody also #1 those were not wasted minutes, maybe you learned something new, #8 got it right
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-1 11. dushan commented 7 years ago

#10 i'm afraid you don't understand my comment, you should work on your sarcasm :D
again, see the math at 17:52 and you will see why #1 and only #1 didn't gained his 7 1/2 minutes :D
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-2 12. huldu commented 7 years ago

Why would you want to live longer? 60-65 years is as good as it gets. Beyond that life just is not worth living. The diseases, illnesses and problems you may and probably will start to attract during later years, just not worth it.
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0 13. mircea911 commented 7 years ago

#11 i'm not seeing your sarcasm in texts, maybe i can't feel it or you'r doing it wrong but i kinda think its on my behalf, also sorry i misunderstood your comment. #12 not all beyond 65 get sick and stuff like that, you would be surprised about how many of those who get there live a good and healthy 10-15 more years some even pass 110 believe it or not
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+2 14. Premtm commented 7 years ago

Sex game will also boost life span..... :)
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+1 15. loadrunner commented 7 years ago

We all win this game.
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+1 16. Tarc commented 7 years ago

#15 Spot on!
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0 17. Namron7 commented 7 years ago

I think I will set my alarm clock to wake me up 7.68245837 minutes earlier each morning than my normal wake up time. >:)
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-1 18. regiHR commented 7 years ago

life is