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I Waste Way Too Much Time On the Internet

And so do you, or you wouldn't be here! 11,426 People

    I Really Wish I Didn't Do This! - I have something to do. It is important, possibly a bit dull and most likely has a deadline for its completion. And here it is - the very...
    Damoiselle Damoiselle 19-21, F 3 Responses Feb 22, 2007

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    My "study" time is basically all wasted on the Internet- I'm supposed to spend 30-40 hours a week doing independent study but I'm lucky if I do 3-4; I end up watching YouTube clips...
    mblo2984 mblo2984 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 24

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    Reading news feeds and comment like ****. 😭 i didnt realize i wasted a day.
    patooooots patooooots 18-21, F Mar 24

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    Sometimes even 8 to 10 hours per day!
    JustMe0923 JustMe0923 13-15, M Jan 21

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    I do LOL. I have made many great internet friends here though :-)
    cityfolk cityfolk 13-15, F Mar 22

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    As Opposed To? ... - As opposed to? Drinking, walking dog, reading, watching TV ??? Nope
    Mountainman923518 Mountainman923518 56-60, M 3 Responses May 14, 2007

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    Before computers came into my life I was an avid reader. I bought books and read them, even while I was on the bowl I brought in my favorite Anne rice novel or Michael Crichton...
    AGothicOdyssey AGothicOdyssey 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 21

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    ....YouTube.....when I should've been working on an English project or other homework :/ gah I'm such a procrastinator lol.
    JennyJen4lyfe JennyJen4lyfe 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 15

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    Need To Find Balance.................... - I'm a loner and naturally I spend most of the time indoors either watching TV or sitting in front of the computer.Usually I spend my time...
    PositiveBeing PositiveBeing 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 4, 2011

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    Yep - That's Me! - I fully admit that I spend way too much time on the internet.  I am an internet fiend -- always searching for information and looking for things that pique...
    Vignette Vignette 51-55, F 14 Responses May 24, 2010

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    Not As Much Time Wasted Now... - Now that school has started, I do not have the time to waste on the Internet that I used to have. I miss writing on EP but I have to get my...
    OMGitsRiley OMGitsRiley 26-30, F 4 Responses Sep 9, 2012

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    Addiction - I find the internet more addictive than nicotine or cocaine- literally speaking. I need to plan my day around not being near computers with internet access. It's almost...
    Sleepwalker Sleepwalker 19-21, M 3 Responses Feb 10, 2007

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    Case in point.................
    pilotbob75 pilotbob75 36-40, M Jan 11

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    my youtube channel katelan.fisher has my french manicure tutorial on how i do it on my nails so they look cute and elegant
    katelanfisher katelanfisher 16-17, F Jan 4

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    I am addicted to all social media. I find myself checking it even when I'm in the middle if important things. I need to stop!!
    hopefull2014 hopefull2014 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 24

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    Had To Give Up The Internet - This past week I had to give up my home internet.  I was just spending waaaay too much time on it.  It got to the point where I timed...
    ChimericMuse ChimericMuse 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 12, 2010

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    I don't understand how. The clock fast forwards it's witchcraft. Yup witchcraft
    Dodieltfu Dodieltfu 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    Waaay too much. I mostly shop and go on gossip sites and stuff like that. What are some other things ppl do online???
    pinkkcotton pinkkcotton 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 14

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    I have been Catfished: someone who sets up false identity on social media to pursue a relationship. I got a friend request one morning by a guy who caught my eye. I innocently...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Dec 28, 2013

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    It Gets Me Through My Lonesome Days - If it wasn't for the world wide web and good people online to chat with and have a great time with.. only God knows the things I would be...
    Kream19 Kream19 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 11, 2012

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    I think I do . (Shame) Will do something about it! Prefer to make a days timetable . There is lots of other interesting and useful things what i can do in my life :x :x :x
    princessmummy2012 princessmummy2012 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 15

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    As if that is ever a bad thing. Then again I don't know where I would be without my computer.
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13 22-25, M Mar 20

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    Way too much time. I've been on here for probably 3 hours today alone haha
    taylor468 taylor468 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 28, 2013

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    Really, I need to get a life. Friend: there is a life outside the internet Me: really??? Send me the link!!!
    Lilly19946 Lilly19946 13-15, F Dec 27, 2013

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    Like Take Now For a Perfect Example - right now i should be working on my school work so i can obtain my bachelors and mark something off of my life long to do list. ep calls to me...
    pariah pariah 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 17, 2007

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    I'm Stuck Here. - My Not Boat Related(tm) job is with computers, and the internet. So I'm stuck here. type type typing away all day long while I deal with uninteresting, for the...
    anteye anteye 36-40, M 4 Responses Nov 28, 2006

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    I Feel Guilty! - I sit online all the time and it's almost like an addiction. I telecommute so I work online, go to school online, and do things online as hobbies. It's a total...
    aka746 aka746 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 21, 2007

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    Honestly? Don't we all really?
    Abilohman Abilohman 26-30 2 Responses Jan 13

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    I am addicted! Sorry boys, I might have to pick the internet over you! Lol just kidding! ;p
    Rachelle1D Rachelle1D 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    Too Busy Now - Well I used to anyway but now I'm rarely online. I've become very busy in the last 6 or 7 months and so no longer have time to spend online. I used to be on all day...
    ACuriousStudent ACuriousStudent 26-30, F Oct 19, 2013

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    Wasting time on the Internet right now.
    walrusenator walrusenator 13-15, M Dec 29, 2013

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    EP Addict - "It's really not my fault. If EP wasn't so . . . " I'm just kidding, but I do waste WAAAAY too much time on here.
    Sentinel117 Sentinel117 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 28, 2013

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    Time Flys! - I get up in the morning and get on this damn computer and check my dear old Myspace. Even when things are slow on the site I used to find myself wondering around. One...
    MimiCatastrophe MimiCatastrophe 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 16, 2007

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    Do I Waste Way Too Much Time On The Internet? - The time you enjoy procrastinating isn't wasted time now is it? And I do so enjoy procrastination from time to time. Couple hours a...
    Thevy29 Thevy29 26-30, M Oct 10, 2013

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    I'm alone most of the time don't have too many friends... I spend a lot of my days in bed or campus, I don't talk a lot and I'm very shy around people, I have this habit of...
    LadyMayah LadyMayah 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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    seriously I never get anything done because I'm on the computer all day and my phone all night.
    directionergirl5087 directionergirl5087 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 24, 2013

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    This. This is my life. This completely sums me up.
    BrokenPhoenixx BrokenPhoenixx 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 9

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    I'm really addicted to internet and it's really wasting my time. I can't help it
    Mimi55 Mimi55 18-21 Jan 2

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    Times a Wastin' - I am on at least 2 hours a night, LOVE the chat rooms and cams.  But I am much better than I used to be.  I can't get on in the morning before work, or...
    DMKfromIN DMKfromIN 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 29, 2007

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    Only At Work - My job evolves around working on a computer for the majority of the day.. so I manage to fit in a fair amount of time wasting on here too :)
    Benassi Benassi 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 12, 2013

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    Been Wasting Since Last 10 Years - I love spending time on the net and meeting up people on the net...since I am too shy to go outtt....i Guess it helps me fullfill my need for a...
    HardikDilSe HardikDilSe 26-30, M 8 Responses May 21, 2012

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    My eyes always burn and are always red because at twelve in the morning I'm on the computer doing nothing....
    thatGirlyoulike thatGirlyoulike 13-15, F Mar 13

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    Tonight Is One Of Those Nights... - It's super cold out, I am tired and in a funk. Here I sit, on my pc.... Yes, I am kind of wasting time. I could be doing more productive things...
    455cargirl 455cargirl 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 25, 2013

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    Time is wasted on the internet when you are on social networks, shopping, playing games, ect. But you can learn many things while on the internet. Especially if you search Ron Paul...
    Gophillies8 Gophillies8 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 29, 2013

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    I Love Digisocial - Anyone on EP who is also on DigiSocial? Or has anyone heard of it at least? Or does anyone want to know about it?
    chaddicted2digi chaddicted2digi 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 30, 2013

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    Compulsion - i find ep compulsing im on facebook and twitter but i find them boring i thnk its because there is more inter action with others on here. i log on most mornings and in...
    prettyflamingo prettyflamingo 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 16, 2012

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