I wouldn't exactly call this "news," but it's a lesson that bears repeating: if you own a lot of stuff, it tends to end up owning you.
Graham Hill tells the story of how he learned to live with a lot less.
Coincidentally, this coincides with our spring cleaning bonanza! Well, it's not exactly a bonanza, but we're planning to take on a lot more junk removal jobs if it comes up. I highly recommend it -- a light load equals a light heart!