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The 12 Most Desperate Things You've Done To Get Wi-Fi

Sometimes we just need the internet... urgently. Enter Marriott Rewards #SayHiToWiFi sweepstakes for a chance to win home Wi-Fi for a year and avoid dire circumstances.

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1. You've attempted to guess innumerable private network passwords.

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3,000th try's the charm...?

2. You've relocated to some very odd spots to see if you pick up a signal.

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"I just... maybe this chair... no... maybe the bathtub... nope... maybe on top of the washer?"

3. Or you've just held your phone above your head until your arms are on fire.

"Hit my data limit... ouch... need Wi-Fi... ouch... then need to go to the gym and lift more weights!"
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"Hit my data limit... ouch... need Wi-Fi... ouch... then need to go to the gym and lift more weights!"

4. You've gone into a store, any store, to see if you can use their network.

"Mmmm, I love me some sausage! Hey, would that be your Wi-Fi password, by chance?"
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"Mmmm, I love me some sausage! Hey, would that be your Wi-Fi password, by chance?"

5. Or you've bought an incredibly overpriced, unnecessary cup of coffee in order to camp out at a restaurant.

Two $14 cappuccinos are worth it for three hours of social media, right...?
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Two $14 cappuccinos are worth it for three hours of social media, right...?

6. Maybe you've even knocked on the door of a neighbor you have never met.

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"Good morning! Can I borrow a whisk... and some Wi-Fi?"

7. Or taken a ride on a moving walkway in search of a signal at the airport.

"Don't mind me, just getting some work done!"
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"Don't mind me, just getting some work done!"

8. Perhaps you've actually missed a flight because you were using a Wi-Fi kiosk and couldn't break away.

"Oops, guess I'll catch the next one!"
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"Oops, guess I'll catch the next one!"

9. Or sat in your car for entirely too long because somehow the parking lot had a signal.

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"Stop falling asleep, legs!"

10. You've definitely been that person huddled in the one corner of the bar that has Wi-Fi, not socializing at all.

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"Sorry, coming, I hit my data limit and just need a signal to check one more newsfeed... or eight."

11. There is NO limit to the number of hours you'll spend on hold with the cable company when your service is down.

"Yes, I will sit here with all my various devices until someone can help me make them work!"
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"Yes, I will sit here with all my various devices until someone can help me make them work!"

12. And yes, you have probably used someone just for their mobile hotspot.

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"Hey you... can I come sit really close and we can hit the interwebs together? Cool." ;)

You gotta do what you gotta do. Enter the #SayHiToWiFi sweepstakes for a chance to win home Wi-Fi for a year and keep things from getting weird.