Proof Commercial Skipping Saves Lives!
I always thought that Lifextender was a little tongue-in-cheek, but now there are studies which prove it actually does what it says!
The summary is that After 25, After Every Hour Of TV Watched, Lifespan Drops By 22 Minutes.
Now, knowing that 15 minutes of every TV hour is commercials, skipping commercials thus increases your lifespan by 5.5 minutes. So for every 261 hours of commercial free TV you watch, you gain back a day in your lifetime!
Although the study doesn’t cover this, I strongly suspect the commercials are far more deadly than the actual content, thus the benefits may be even higher! Unless perhaps you’re watching “Jersey Shore…