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View Poll Results: Which procrastination monster has the biggest effect on you?
Surfing the Web 49 47.57%
Chatting by E-Mail, Phone, or Instant Messaging 13 12.62%
Doing Other Stuff On Computers 16 15.53%
Television 2 1.94%
Reading 12 11.65%
Sleeping 3 2.91%
Eating 0 0%
Hanging Out With Friends 0 0%
Why, I NEVER Procrastinate! 2 1.94%
None of the Above (describe) 6 5.83%
Voters: 103. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 11-17-2007, 07:19 PM View Post #11 (Link)
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Originally Posted by Shadow View Post
Um, just going off-topic for a second. Andrew, what the hell is your signature picture supposed to be?
It's a link, Shadow. Click it. I'll add that in.

Old 11-17-2007, 09:07 PM View Post #12 (Link)
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Ah, I see. Sounds like one of my teachers. Ok, end off-topic.
Old 11-18-2007, 09:21 PM View Post #13 (Link)
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It's Chatting by E-Mail, Phone, or Instant Messaging for me Whenever I have homework I try to to do it while IMing but usually it doesn't work out that great(yes, I know very shocking!).
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Old 11-19-2007, 04:09 PM View Post #14 (Link)
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What is NaNo? The word-count thing? O.o

Okay, why was I here... Right. I procrastinate because of MSN, Quizilla, Friendster, VF, mini-games... Anything to do with the computer. As long as I'm sitting in front of the screen doing SOMETHING with it, I'm fine.

The thing is, I don't do homework with the computer.

Another thing. I predict that I'm not going to finish my story/novel as quickly as I predicted last week, because I joined YWO. I've bookmarked a few stories here... T_T Uhoh.

But hey, who knows? My prediction could be wrong. Again.
yes, mum! *kicks homework under the bed*

life's so nice to me.

Old 11-20-2007, 07:52 PM View Post #15 (Link)
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I have this problem were I just can't stick to things, especially with writing.

The internet is mine, I click on one link, then it just gets out of control.
Old 11-21-2007, 04:09 AM View Post #16 (Link)
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Yeah, procrastination. That's the biggest problem with me.

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Old 12-03-2007, 11:12 PM View Post #17 (Link)
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Surfing the procrastination drug. I'm trying to break the habbit, though.

The stars are shining.
The full moon above me.
Why does the night pass by?
Why couldn’t it last forever?

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Old 12-03-2007, 11:33 PM View Post #18 (Link)
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Drat, I forgot video games.

Old 05-01-2008, 01:12 PM View Post #19 (Link)
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You should have been able to pick like three choices... I'm the Queen of Procrastination!
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Old 06-25-2008, 09:31 PM View Post #20 (Link)
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Ah. I put everything off, including SLEEP. Yeah, around 11 o' clock at night the light will click on and you'll hear me fumbling around in the dark for my COMPUTER, BOOK, or NOTEBOOK. (Okay, I had some fun with colour there.) If I'm reading a really good book, I'll even put off eating for a while. Not completely, but instead of eating at the dinner table, I'll read. My parents actually confiscate my books, internet, gameboy, ipod, and cell when I need to do homework or chores. EVIL!!

There should be an 'all of the above' option, along with the 'none of the above'.
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