If you’re the type to make excuses for not exercising, you shouldn’t read about a cat in China that apparently likes to do sit ups. After doing seven sit ups, however, the cat exhausted itself and collapsed in a furry heap.

Why a cat would do sit ups in the first place remains a mystery, but if it provides inspiration to others to start an exercise program for the new year, then you can’t let a cat put your own exercise program to shame. At the very least, you have to do seven sit ups to equal the cat’s output.

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