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Duer 157099 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-11 02:48 PM
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27. +a billion
That's exactly what I'd do too for the first few hours. I lost my internet last night and it took me hours before I discovered that my router power adapter was not tightly plugged in to the power strip.

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  -If the Internet were cut off, would you be more or less likely to go outside? Duer 157099  Jan-28-11 02:21 PM   #0 
  - more. much more. nt  xchrom   Jan-28-11 02:22 PM   #1 
  - I would venture outside into the analog MMORPG  eShirl   Jan-28-11 02:23 PM   #2 
  - I hear that has awesome graphics!  Forkboy   Jan-28-11 02:24 PM   # 
     - The graphics are extremely high-res..  Fumesucker   Jan-28-11 02:27 PM   # 
        - Ah. I'll wait for the patch then.  Forkboy   Jan-28-11 02:29 PM   #17 
  - Much more.  Zoeisright   Jan-28-11 02:24 PM   #3 
  - If I still lived in a city with mass transit and easy walking distances, yes  Warpy   Jan-28-11 02:24 PM   #4 
  - there are always games, DVDs, housework, etc.  cutlassmama   Jan-28-11 02:24 PM   #5 
  - Meatspace? Oh, The Howwow!  MineralMan   Jan-28-11 02:24 PM   #6 
  - Yeah. Kinda stupid (short sighted) for the govt cut off people's access to new and information.  Statistical   Jan-28-11 02:24 PM   #7 
  - No Change  grilled onions   Jan-28-11 02:25 PM   #8 
  - That's at least two of us  Dogmudgeon   Jan-28-11 02:27 PM   #13 
  - Is this an internet sabotage survey?  aquart   Jan-28-11 02:26 PM   #9 
  - Might or might not go outside more ...  Kennah   Jan-28-11 02:27 PM   #10 
  - As Data Center Administrator for a company that does business almost exclusively on the Internet...  slackmaster   Jan-28-11 02:27 PM   #11 
  - More. I'm a bold sort that way.  WinkyDink   Jan-28-11 02:27 PM   #12 
  - No, because I hate Florida weather  HockeyMom   Jan-28-11 02:28 PM   # 
  - Yes. And, leaving my cell at home, the Gov't would lose its ability to monitor my communications.  leveymg   Jan-28-11 02:28 PM   #14 
  - I'd venture outside and still all I'd see are cows and  cali   Jan-28-11 02:28 PM   #15 
  - You never know what those cows may be plotting.  Forkboy   Jan-28-11 02:30 PM   #18 
  - Four legs good...  Fumesucker   Jan-28-11 02:33 PM   #22 
  - Same here, but horses, deer and coyotes - no cows  csziggy   Jan-28-11 02:34 PM   #24 
  - Does my PS3 still work? nt  ZombieHorde   Jan-28-11 02:29 PM   #16 
  - I was thinking the same when I heard Egypt had cut off the internet  DJ13   Jan-28-11 02:31 PM   #19 
  - If the internet were cut off...  SidDithers   Jan-28-11 02:31 PM   #20 
  - +a billion  Duer 157099   Jan-28-11 02:48 PM   #27 
  - Actually, that should be interesting to the government, should they ever want to shut it down.  woo me with science   Jan-28-11 02:51 PM   #29 
  - I'd have to go into the office every day and / or travel every week.  JoePhilly   Jan-28-11 02:31 PM   #21 
  - What version of "Outside" are they up to now?  BrotherLove   Jan-28-11 02:34 PM   #23 
  - Too old to play outside.....but I would join in a protest if it was of my politics  DainBramaged   Jan-28-11 02:36 PM   #25 
  - It would depend on where people live, as well  SheilaT   Jan-28-11 02:37 PM   #26 
  - Depends on the reason for the internet being cut off  Urban Prairie   Jan-28-11 02:50 PM   #28 
  - Well, it depends on how I felt about the revolution.  HereSince1628   Jan-28-11 02:53 PM   #30 
  - But without an info source, how would you know?  Duer 157099   Jan-28-11 02:58 PM   #31 
     - I'm guessing, only guessing mind you, but I think I'd know my town  HereSince1628   Jan-28-11 03:14 PM   #33 
  - I'd still be outside, just without the intertubes.  EFerrari   Jan-28-11 03:00 PM   #32 
  - If the Internet was turned off, I'd be unemployed.  justiceischeap   Jan-28-11 03:15 PM   #34 
  - No, I'd stay inside and protect my family.  cbdo2007   Jan-28-11 03:23 PM   #35 

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