Binge-watching, the practice of watching multiple episodes or an entire season of a TV series in one sitting, has become significantly more common than four years ago according to the results of a survey conducted by Netflix.
As it turns out, 8.4 million subscribers do just that, the company announced.
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Globally, the most popular "binge show" of choice was Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life.
Although it may sound like a past-time reserved for students, the ill, and the unemployed, over 8.4 million Netflix users have "binge-raced" a series in their lifetime. Netflix now has a name for the people who do that: "binge racers". Brian Wright, Netflix's vice president of Original Series, told the Associated Press that the term arose organically.
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Basically, you start watching Stranger Things the second it drops on Netflix and you finish it before the weekend is up, unlike some of us, who casually watch one episode every night while eating dinner. "They wear the accomplishment as a badge of honor and take their bragging rights seriously among friends, family and on social media". Five users have watched all five seasons of "House of Cards" in the first 24 hours of each season's release, which I don't advise. People are happy to race through hour-long thrillers and dramas.
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