March 26, 2012 6:34 pm at 6:34 pm #602654nitpickerParticipant
My login name is NITPICKER and I, uh I AM, uh um oh oh urp, I AM A POSTAHOLIC!!.
Sure, it started out as social inking (virtual inking of course),
just one or two inks a day to relieve some tension and enjoy some interaction.
I simply had to ink. And ink. And ink.
And then, as I was working on my addiction, I had an argument with another poster, something I very much dislike.
So I said I would refrain from posting for a while, (without defining while!). Other poster has also held back from posting until today.
So my question is, do you think posting can be addictive? Do any of you think you have a problem?
Is posting addiction something bad?
Even at my peak, I never approached the giddy heights of the champ. (we all know who that is). But I don’t think he is a postaholic, but an actual social inker.
I will lurk back and watch this thread, if one develops.
Meanwhile, excuse me, I have some pent up posting to do.March 26, 2012 9:30 pm at 9:30 pm #1035356cherrybimParticipant
No, I can quit anytime; I’ve done it many times.March 26, 2012 9:39 pm at 9:39 pm #1035357☕️coffee addictParticipant
Get out while you still can (if you can)March 26, 2012 11:08 pm at 11:08 pm #1035358
Yes- it is!! finally when i had no access to a computer for months at a time- it helped- now its back- but i’ve learned to limit myself- which is very hard because i am one of those quiet people who have a lot to say- but not in public where you know who i am!March 26, 2012 11:58 pm at 11:58 pm #1035359ZeesKiteParticipant
No. It’s not at all addictive. I can stop whenever I want. I just don’t want to, right now. Or in the near foreseeable future.March 27, 2012 12:57 am at 12:57 am #1035360SayIDidIt™Participant
You have a serious issue. I suggest you see a therapist and get some pills to help you with this issue.
Hatzlacha 🙂March 27, 2012 12:59 am at 12:59 am #1035361more_2Member
Zeeskite face it, your addicted! I’m not going to say I am because I not!!!!!! Lol;)March 27, 2012 2:52 am at 2:52 am #1035362
the first step to stopping an addiction is admitting your addicted-March 27, 2012 5:35 am at 5:35 am #1035363more_2Member
Bygirl I get the impression that you may think you know who I am. Is that so?March 27, 2012 2:41 pm at 2:41 pm #1035365
I for one am not addictedMarch 27, 2012 2:42 pm at 2:42 pm #1035366
Addicted? me? pleaseMarch 27, 2012 2:42 pm at 2:42 pm #1035367
I hardly ever postMarch 27, 2012 5:10 pm at 5:10 pm #1035368Shticky GuyParticipant
This is why the editor named this the decaffeinated coffee room… but I never saw so many people addicted to decaffeinated coffee in the same placeMarch 27, 2012 5:12 pm at 5:12 pm #1035369
not at all- at first i thought i did- but I was wrong- unless you were in sem with me? but i don’t think so-March 28, 2012 6:45 am at 6:45 am #1035370moreMember
bygirl93, maybe we do know each other… BUT, if you were born in 1993, I highly doubt that we were in seminary even the same year, unless you came a little early or I came alittle late!! 1893?-or you came alittle late and I came a little early…LOL;)
Do you think that prehaps you pos came past for a shabbos, during your year in E”Y? what seminary was it?March 28, 2012 6:56 am at 6:56 am #1035371moreMember
bygirl93- I was in Hadar many years ago. were you in Bnos Chana? I had girls over from there quite often…;)March 29, 2012 12:04 am at 12:04 am #1035372
nopes- i went to lahav this year- i came back in januaryMarch 29, 2012 1:29 am at 1:29 am #1035373
Mods why are you allowing posters to probe other posters identity?March 29, 2012 1:58 am at 1:58 am #1035374
goq- because she is not trying to figure out who i am- merely, if she knows me- and obviously i am fine with that if i am answering- no one else can figure out who i am by this info- and most of my friends already know who i amMarch 29, 2012 2:03 am at 2:03 am #1035375cinderellaParticipant
I was a tad addicted when I first joined but I got over it.
bygirl93- I think I know you. Did your sister get married in January?March 29, 2012 2:11 am at 2:11 am #1035376
nope- but a few of my friends sisters did- ur prob confusing me with one of themMarch 29, 2012 2:26 am at 2:26 am #1035377iBump 2.0Participant
i was addicted for a while but when “The Powers That Be” decide to block me for some reason it got me to stop caring. as you can see i just made a new account but now i just post very occasionally. you can ask them to block you if you are too addicted and you think that might help.
🙂 Bump 🙂March 29, 2012 3:09 am at 3:09 am #1035378
BYG you dont know who this person is or what their motives are you have given alot of information about yourself this is potentially very dangerous.October 14, 2014 6:55 am at 6:55 am #1035379SayIDidIt™Participant
I know I am addicted, but,
Every time I saw a new thread, or saw a comment about which I
thought I could add something, I felt a very powerful urge to ink. And I did so.
I simply had to ink. And ink. And ink.
I didn’t reach such a high madragah!
Yet.October 14, 2014 8:40 am at 8:40 am #1035380
SIDI, don’t worry where there’s a will, there’s a way, and you’re pretty close, so don’t give up! lol 😉 Let’s have a competition, I think I am winning already ;POctober 14, 2014 8:53 am at 8:53 am #1035381
I am waiting for someone to come along and tell me off…..October 14, 2014 3:22 pm at 3:22 pm #1035382Little FroggieParticipant
I’ve been here quite a couple of years and I’ve found this place not to be addictive at all. Nope, not at all.October 14, 2014 7:44 pm at 7:44 pm #1035384WiseyParticipant
I allow myself to become a bit addicted over bein hazmanim but then I stop cold turkey when yeshiva startsOctober 14, 2014 8:38 pm at 8:38 pm #1035385Bookworm120Participant
I could stop at any time.October 14, 2014 9:30 pm at 9:30 pm #1035386chayav inish livisumayParticipant
I was also addicted in the beginning but once the initial addiction went away, I kinda lost my interest and often find the threads boring. aalthough maybe its only boring cuz I don’t post anymore…..October 14, 2014 10:32 pm at 10:32 pm #1035387Little FroggieParticipant
Haven’t seen you in a while. WB.October 19, 2014 1:44 pm at 1:44 pm #1035388
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