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18 Things You'll Get If You Are Addicted To The Internet

Can't... stop... scrolling...

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1. You absolutely love a good meme.

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2. On the other hand you can slowly feel your soul being sucked away by how much time you spend staring at a screen.

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3. You love how much the internet has taught you, and you enjoy reading so many different people's points of view.

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4. But on the other hand you hate reading racist Uncle Barry's new opinion on immigration policy every other day.

Just found this new app that tells you which of your family members are racist. It's called Facebook.

5. Streaming has totally changed how you watch TV, and you love that you have more choice than ever.

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6. But sometimes the choice is overwhelming and you miss the old days of just five lil' channels.

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7. And it's basically impossible to avoid spoilers unless you watch the whole series the night it comes out.

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8. Online shopping is perfect for your favourite lifestyle choice – never leaving the house.

9. But paying for postage never gets any easier.

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10. And the fact that you can buy stuff at ~anytime~ is so worrying.

11. You love seeing all your best friend's selfies on Instagram and staying up to date with what they're up to.


12. But you've had enough of seeing engagement photos of people you went to school with.

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13. You love how easy it is to stay in contact with people now.

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14. But being contactable all the time is also hella stressful.

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15. You love how much there is to read online, and how easy it is to access and share.


16. But also you hate being constantly reminded that the world is a terrible, terrible place.

17. Basically the internet is a constant source of joy and improvement in the world.

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18. But also just terrible.

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