The talented and hilarious author David Sedaris just released his latest book Let’s Explore Diabetes With Owls, a collection of narrative essays. And he’s currently on a nationwide tour spreading the humor about his Fitbit obsession.
“This year, I got a Fitbit. You walk 10,000 steps and it sends you an email saying, ‘That’s great! A lot of people don’t walk that far. Do you think you can walk 5,000 more steps?’ And so I say, ‘I bet I can!’ A week ago, I walked 60,000 steps. That’s 25.5 miles. I’m completely obsessed. It’s like a sickness; I’ve been Fitbit-ten. It will be the summer of the Fitbit because it can’t go on. It just can’t,” Sedaris reportedly told the media oulet metro
Now that’s obsession!
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