"Too late!?" the tutor cried. "Yes, sir," Barham continued. "I'm a man of regular habits and I can't sit up until seven o'clock in the morning. Unless I get to bed by four, or five at the latest, I'm good for nothing next day."
[In May 2003, a school in Norway (where seniors traditionally spend much of the three weeks before exams at a series of drunken parties) began giving students an extra two hours of sleep each morning -- to help them cope with hangovers. In 2004, a computer-graphics instructor at Cincinnati State Technical and Community College began holding a late-late class on Mondays and Wednesdays -- from 10:30 p.m. to 1:50 a.m.!]