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People are sharing the most unexpected positive side effects of the pandemic

While the ongoing pandemic has brought with it a flurry of tragedy and uncertainty, these folks have found the silver lining.

People are sharing the most unexpected positive side effects of the pandemic
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While it's easy to point out all the terrible things that are happening during the ongoing pandemic, it's important to look at the brighter side sometimes too. It is, of course, horrible to put aside the escalating death tolls and unemployment numbers. Nonetheless, observing the silver lining doesn't hurt. This can be especially important for those who feel a sense of despair or anxiety during this time. Taking to a thread on Reddit, some individuals explained that it's been great to be able to work from home. Others shared all the wonderful new hobbies they have been able to commit to. Here are 20 of the positive things people have been able to enjoy as a result of the pandemic.

1. Na na na na na na na na... Batman!

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2. "It's amazing what boredom can do"

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3. Freedom!

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4. Easy, breezy, beautiful 

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5. When the going gets tough, make mashed potatoes!

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6. Recovery

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7. Laundry list of achievements

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8. Body positivity

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9. Werk, werk, werk

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10. Complete rehabilitation

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11. First words

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12. Green thumb

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13. Making friends

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14. Walkin' on sunshine

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15. Quality family time

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16. Save that cash, cash

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17. Energized!

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18. Introvert power-up

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19. No more rush hour

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20. Changing our ways

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