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The Globe depends on the Web for various reasons, so we must all be addicted in one way or another correct?
    
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post #12 of 52
Quote:
Originally Posted by Boinz View Post

Yeah, I kinda need it for umm... work purposes.

Porn.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Thingamajig View Post

Porn.

rofl +1
    
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Addiction pffft, I can stop anytime
-sent from my phone while on the toilet

And no one see's what you did there lmao
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It's not that it's addicting...

Everybody I know uses Facebook as their primary source of communication. If I didn't have internet, and was constantly on it, I would never talk to them. As some of them have even stopped using a phone, replacing it with Skype and Live Messenger.

If I wasn't on everyday, I would be lost in the world of my family. Not to mention Overclock.net, Newegg, YouTube and the Employment Department tongue.gif
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post #16 of 52
Quote:
Originally Posted by Zastugueen View Post

There are some pretty bad symptoms of Internet Addiction, such as: Not reading the article. I didn't even bother.

The comments are always more interesting. It's like watching 10 seconds of a YouTube video, then pausing it just to read the people arguing.
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post #17 of 52
Internet addicting? Oh noes! I use the internet am I at risk?

I heard people can become addicted to anything, some grown men even are addicted to a little girls show about ponies, sad I know.


Its ok I think I have a solution to stop people from being addicted to things, we'll ban everything and live in a vaccuum.
post #18 of 52
Actually, in all seriousness, I couldn't imagine going a day with out checking OCN! Facebook comes about once a month if that. But I have been on OCN every day for the last 8 months-ish?

But in all, all seriousness, it wouldn't kill me if I didn't have it for a while - just bum me out tongue.gif
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I'm totally addicted and I have no shame. Between studies and work, that is.
 
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It doesn't matter if I'm addicted, unlike cocaine I can afford what internet costs every month
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