Meanwhile, others prefer to fixate on a show's dramatic energy to drown out the exhaustion of working out. Both mind-numbing sitcom lovers and adrenaline junkies are just looking for something to help make getting in shape a little easier.
Being a defining series of the '90s automatically makes Friends untouchable, though in today's political climate, some jokes have aged poorly. Still, there's quite a bit of nostalgia from just listening to the group hang out at Central Perk.
Most of today's generation grew up watching Friends. What's better background noise to lifting weights than a familiar show that feels like home? Working out can be lonely, but with Friends in the background, things are a little easier. From off-tune "Smelly Cat" to scientifically incorrect Doctor Drake Ramoray, Friends is iconic in and out of the gym. It's the perfect companion to livening up any mundane activity, as viewers blend into the legendary group as a seventh member.