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Why Do Some People Sleep With Their Eyes Open ?
« on: 18/09/2015 13:33:58 »
Dearest Peeps Of Klevernuss Extraordinaire !!  Ewe lot are amazing !!

As a sheepy I hardly ever sleep but I do partake in the occasional dormant doze !

I have noticed that some peeps enjoy a light hibernation with their eyes open !!

Take a look at Gerty and Jaffa



A Bona Fide non doctored image of Gerty and Jaffa fast asleep just moments ago !!

How come they asleep with their eyes open ?

and...Does brainy receive visual input whilst they are asleep ?


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Re: Why Do Some People Sleep With Their Eyes Open ?
« Reply #2 on: 18/09/2015 13:53:13 »
guffaw !!
 

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Re: Why Do Some People Sleep With Their Eyes Open ?
« Reply #3 on: 18/09/2015 17:56:01 »
T'aint funny, McGee! (Did the BBC ever air "Fibber McGee and Molly?)

This is part of the spectrum of sleepwalking disorder.

The comedian, Mike Birbiglia, made a bio pic comedy about it [1.] after he jumped out of a second story motel window while dreaming that he was targeted by American drones. This was about the time they whacked Anwar Alwaki's 16 year old son two weeks after his Dad. "Terrorists"... what can one do?

Birbiglia, I understand now sleeps zipped up in a sleeping bag with oven mitts on his hands. He has a very tolerant wife.

[1.] http://www.theguardian.com/film/2013/apr/07/mike-birbiglia-sleepwalking-film


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Upon further reflection I would like to add..

A. Mr. Birbiglia went thru a plate glass window- naked-at that motel. He drove to an ER where he was found to have a glass shard centimeters from his femoral artery.

B. Mr. Birbiglia ignored numerous previous incidents and only sought medical advice after he almost exsanguinated on the lawn of a La Quinta Inn at 3 AM.

C. If you are a sleep walker take your clue from that.
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