That tingling feeling

We’ve all felt it, that mesmerizing effect that Bob can have on you. You’re watching along as Bob paints and all of a sudden you look up and realize you’ve watched the whole show.

Bob has that effect on you and it’s not a crazy notion. It’s real and it happens to everybody.

It’s called ASMR or Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response and it’s that static feeling you get at the back of your neck and down your spine and Bob is at the center of it.


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The wisdom of Bob Ross

From Like many of us, I’m guilty of falling down the proverbial rabbit hole known as the internet from time to time. On this occasion, I came across a YouTube video of regular folks (i.e., non-artists) enjoying what they called a “Bob Ross Paint Night”. I had heard of The Joy of Painting author and PBS […]

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Bob Ross is helping students “unwind” at rec center

From Students are encouraged to relax and relieve stress through boxing, yoga, painting, massages, prizes and free food this week at the Jesse Owens North Recreation Center. The second annual “After 10 at JON,” hosted by Student Life Recreational Sports, will take place Thursday, including a variety of wellness and relaxation activities throughout the […]

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21 “Background Noise” Shows That Are Perfect To Work, Scroll, Or Nap To

From Recently, Redditor u/fiwlfe asked other users the question: “What’s your favorite ‘background noise’ show?” As someone who ALWAYS has to have some sort of background noise on, I was ~intrigued~. Here are some of their answers! 5. The Joy of Painting“It’s what I put on YouTube when I wanna nap. It’s especially soothing when Bob Ross works on […]