The workplace standard, for most jobs, which consists of working an eight hour day. Yet, in this case, the length of time is considered torturous, and the tasks are thought of as mind-numbingly repetitive (ex. cashier at a grocery store).
Friend 1: Man, I had to pull an 8 this weekend. All I did was ring up incredibly rude assholes
Friend 2: Ouch, that's terrible. I'm sorry to hear that.