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Support group for ATS obsession?

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posted on Jul, 13 2013 @ 04:02 AM
reply to post by lostbook

I am not sure that obsession, or fanaticism is the correct word for my state of mind regarding ATS. I refer to ATS as an oasis, because it offers me a chance to apply my wits to interesting subject matter, gives me a chance to interact with some truely amazing thinkers, and improve my general knowledge, all in one place, at the same time.

When one is constantly surrounded by trivialities, it can be difficult to feel as if ones mind is being nourished, nurtured. Things become bland, life becomes boring, and all importance and meaning gets stripped from everything. However, when one has access to a resource like ATS, one can combat the tedium, the mundane, and be free to embrace the complexities of the universe for a time.

I do not believe a support group is required, because ATS can have some truely brilliant effects on ones comprehension of the universe, and therefore, is not in and of itself, a bad thing. Perhaps a support group for general internet addiction would be a good idea?

posted on Jul, 25 2013 @ 10:34 PM

Originally posted by piequal3because14
reply to post by cody599

Yeah what's up with that ?
Well I will tell you,

I guess you should be very careful not to get pregnant in the coffee thread,

What happens in the coffee thread just happens in the coffee thread....

edit on 25-7-2013 by Darkblade71 because: to much coffee? Naw, never to much.

edit on 25-7-2013 by Darkblade71 because: *sip*

posted on Jul, 25 2013 @ 10:43 PM
One you have awoken to your surroundings,the fantastic fanatic feelings taper off.Took me a couple years but damn,Once a thinker always a thinker.Obsession is genetically programed I theorize,

posted on Jul, 26 2013 @ 12:13 AM
reply to post by SarnholeOntarable

,Once a thinker always a thinker

I'll let you know if it ever happens here


posted on Jul, 30 2013 @ 03:18 PM
ok I am a addict!
its not the Posts you make.
its the posts you Read.....
I read them every day and some time two times.
it can take hours going over them all.

some read it for world news.
hay! thats a good idea!!!
have a news page.
just for real world news.
New things only.
it could ping you to tell you it has new news.

got to go. need to read recent posts again.

posted on Oct, 26 2013 @ 03:49 AM
I've been a lurker since 2009. I finally made an account to comment on one thing. I don't talk much, but I'm always here... I don't even remember how I got here in 2009...

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