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Old 12-19-2007, 02:30 AM
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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Caitlin Magnusson's laptop was on the top shelf of her closet, sealed in flowery wrapping paper, covered in duct tape and caged in a box.
But every morning she would wake up in her dorm room and still turn to her desk to reach for it. It had become muscular memory.

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Old 12-22-2007, 10:06 PM
Location: San Francisco
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I sometimes get withdrawal symptoms if I'm separated from my computer for longer than a few hours. I can't imagine 5 weeks!?!?!

It really has become a part of the way I function in my daily life. I would be lost without Google, Wikipedia, and Facebook.
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