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Originally Posted by SyncMaster753 View Post
*insert controllable distraction here*- causes people to drop out

it can work for anything that you consciously chose to do instead of studying/assignments, WOW just happens to fall under that unbrella

correlation =/= causation
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Personally witnessed this happen twice to two people who had a few classes with me a UW Whitewater. But it's not just WOW...
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Originally Posted by I AM TEH LAW GIVAH View Post
wow makes you fail at school.. that's a fact!.. unless your a super nerd who studies everyday or is smart.. already..
wayyy off on that one, played wow all thru high schol and maintiend a decent 3.3 gpa, and i had plenty of hs friends who played as well and didnt fail or close to drop out or anything
Edited by im_not_an_artard - 12/13/08 at 1:52am
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How anyone has time to play an MMORPG whilst at college is beyond me. Come to think of it, I shouldn't really be on OCN at the moment...
    
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Over here a lot of people fail college because of DotA, a specialized map for a Blizzard game.

I think I'm on to something.

edit: I thought about it, and realized that those flunked because they were lazy turds who don't study. DotA was just a coincidence.
Edited by arkheii - 12/13/08 at 3:24am
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LOL, it'll make you appear on Judge Judy, too:

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FCC says a lot of things...
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LOL, it'll make you appear on Judge Judy, too:

YouTube - Judge Judy - World of What?
That's just sad...when you turn down actual physical relationships with a decent looking woman to play in a virtual world . I won't lie, I live MMORPGs(not WoW), but my time is limited to 2-3 hours a day, and not everyday. If my wife wanted to go out with me, or do something, I would get offline in a heartbeat
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Y'know...WoW has been getting a lot of attention ever since Wrath of whatever came out...
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