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Zen's avatar

Had the internet not been invented, what would you have probably been doing now?

Asked by Zen (7748points) April 2nd, 2009

I know I’d be reading more, and spending more time with nature.

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Mr_M's avatar

Watching television.

cookieman's avatar

Reading comic books.

Myndecho's avatar

Working out how to create the internet :P

Na, read, working, out or almost anything else I do when not on the internet.

allen_o's avatar

Masterbating, probably

cwilbur's avatar

Teaching music.

jonsblond's avatar

If it wasn’t raining at the moment, I’d be outside.

jsc3791's avatar

Calling Al Gore, and asking when he planned to invent it. ;-)

Strauss's avatar

Reading, writing music, spending time in nature, spending time with others.

ubersiren's avatar

Organizing/cleaning. It’s my next favorite pastime after surfing the inter tubes.

poofandmook's avatar

Crocheting, probably. I’m trying really hard not to unpack my laptop and play Warcraft while at work today, like I do every day. Maybe I’ll start a new scarf or work on the ornaments I want to sell this Christmas season :)

JellyB's avatar

Probably watching TV, or reading, or beading….who knows?! :D
Oh, or maybe even eating…

dynamicduo's avatar

Print media, probably graphic design of some type, would be my career.

I’d be going to the library a lot more! I imagine most of my hobbies would remain the same (quilting, music), apart from the obviously internet related ones such as coding up a new web app.

VS's avatar

Reading or quilting probably. Those are the two activities I most enjoyed before the internet (and the failing eyesight…)

Dr_C's avatar

Spending a lot more time with each patient… which would be counterproductive….

VzzBzz's avatar

Window shopping, more crosswords, more books, a fresh pedicure.

RedPowerLady's avatar

At this moment I’d probably be working on the house/cleaning it. And preparing food. Both things I desperately need to do but can’t seem to find time for, lol.

jo_with_no_space's avatar

Reading, sleeping or watching TV.

Dr_C's avatar

Can i change my answer to raising puppies?

classyfied's avatar

Reading more and I’d definitely be more focused on my languages. And I might still be into BMX or other such sports.

LaurenLauren's avatar

that’s an interesting question. Because when i think about it, many of the people im good friends with now, even my boyfriend, i met through networking, and talked to much more over the internet. If i didn’t have it to interact with them, i probably would be in a completely different situation.
if i didnt have it i would most likely be sitting at home watching home improvement like the old days

asmonet's avatar

Painting, sketching, practicing guitar some more, or reading.
Same as now, only more often.

Nimis's avatar

Annoying people with my endless questions.

sanjana's avatar

my my my…everithing would have been so different!!
i would have been…gosh…maybe learning how to sew!! hehehehehe
lol* :D

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