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I started sitting on an exercise ball to improve my core and apparently I was subconsciously bouncing up and down during a zoom meeting. Two people pinged me asking what I was doing— I am so embarrassed😩

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Hahahaha someone stopped mid sentence during a meeting to ask if I was sitting on a medicine ball because I kept bouncing without realizing it . I think we al do it. Also do you find it actually helps? I didn’t notice a difference

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I fiddle with wood to keep my hands busy and i was rubbing sandpaper against a small wooden figurine I carved during a meeting under the desk and my boss saw my arm bouncing up and down and thought I was wanking

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Did you tell him you were just keeping your hands busy by fiddling with your wood? That should clear it right up 👍

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What did they think you were doing during a zoom call 😂😂😂

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OP, no offense but this made me laugh so hard 😂😂

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Power move.

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I just swapped my chair for an exercise ball and now my biggest fear is this happening

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D1, ohh, I see now 😂😂😂 nah it’s a good joke, I just am apparently not paying enough attention

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LPT: wear a jangly bracelet near your elbow so it starts to make noise if you are moving a lot. Or hang it out of your pants/bottoms

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I also put a bell on my cat so she doesn’t bring dead birds home

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I’ve been sitting on a ball since wfh started. People now just accept I’m constantly moving/bouncing. Don’t be ashamed!

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Which one did you get? Drop da link

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Does it actually help with your core? I've never heard of this but might make the switch if that's true.

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Did you also make any funny sounds to go with your bouncing??

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With your friends or not on a VC, fine. Otherwise it's not appropriate. I don't take my VC in the bathroom when I'm on the toilet. And yes I'm tons of fun. Just not on team calls.

Id be jealous not judgemental.

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M/F op?

OP wins the internet for the day.

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But your abs look great.

Any recs for a good exercise ball to replace a chair? Looking for one and a little overwhelmed by the options!

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