South Carolina called 8th-laziest U.S. state

Posted by Kendall Harmon

South Carolina teems with remote-clenching, sleepy-eyed, unproductive people who rarely exercise and work a mere three hours and 26 minutes a day.

Or so says the latest BusinessWeek ranking.

The magazine rolled together various government studies that examined the nation's sleeping habits, exercise patterns and overall time spent working. The report declared the Palmetto State the eighth-laziest in the country.

Louisiana ranked as the country's laziest state, but South Carolinians spend more time watching TV than any other state -- averaging three hours and seven minutes per day. The typical South Carolinian also spends eight hours and 42 minutes a day sleeping.

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