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What does DOB stand for?

DOB stands for Dying of Boredom

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Summary: The next time you think you're dying of boredom, you just might be.
WHEN millions of small savers in building societies collected 'free' cash from a series of flotations during the 1990s, their main worry as shareholders seemed the risk of dying of boredom.
Dying of boredom in a hotel room for two weeks was hardly my idea of an adventure.
As chronic boredom is closely linked with depression, and that can bring people to the brink of despair and self-destruction, the notion of dying of boredom may not be that unfeasible.
Having made an impressive feature-directing debut with the similarly straightforward ``Trees Lounge'' and honed his, um, criminal chops helming episodes of TV's ``Oz'' and ``Homicide,'' Buscemi gives us a sense of lived-it prison life - not absent the expected predations and sudden outbursts of violence, but rich with the moment-to-moment calculations required just to get through another day without dying of boredom.