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Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by MzzMisty, Apr 27, 2004.

  1. MzzMisty

    MzzMisty Member
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    Hi My name is Misty and I'm addicted to SDN and the internet.. I can't seem to get off the computer :eek: .. Alas... is there any cure?? +pity+
     
  2. 10minutes

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    same symptom here. what kind of disease is this?
     
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    getting into med school would help
     
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    I don't know about that . . . . read the med student and residency groups down the main forum page. Looks like it gets worse and worse . . .. .
     
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  5. MzzMisty

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    You know... the avatar i have is similar to my face :eek: OH Greatt... im going to turn into a cup of coffee... lol..
     
  6. drlexygoat

    drlexygoat Eat, Drink, and Be Merry
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    Wait, you're addicted to SDN with 10 posts. This is only the begining!!!! Just wait until SDN sinks it's evil claws in you around 500 posts.....

    *sinister laugh in the background*
     
  7. Amy B

    Amy B I miss my son so much
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    Wait till you have been here for 4 YEARS [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  8. surrender903

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    im still trying to find my perfect avatar...

    every time i hear that word i think of the ultima series of PC games
     
  9. Nah, this just makes the addiction more maladaptive- you come on all the time for no reason at all, and waste time making useless posts to reach the 2,000 mark... and repeatedly change your avatar, etc. and when you get bored sometimes you change your screenname. :)
     
  10. 10minutes

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    Ditto! :) :cool:
     
  11. curlycity

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    Yeah, it's all fun and games until someone offends you and you get involved in a lengthy, life-force-draining debate with someone whose arguments are confusing due to really poor spelling and logic skills ... :laugh:

    If you can avoid the Troll Pit, SDN is a *great* addiction! It's getting me through my senioritis by keeping me at my desk so I can study between posts :rolleyes:
     
  12. MzzMisty

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    i almost went into convulsions.. i was gone from here for hourssssss.... :wow:
     
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    Some medical services may help!
     
  14. JustaDO

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    I think 12 years and 4 months later, it may be too late.
     
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    same
     
  17. Crayola227

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    sweet 12 year bump!!!

    ****ing awesome! espically this thread
     
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  18. LivMoore

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    12 years later and still hasn't found the perfect avatar




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  19. ThoracicGuy

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  20. gonnif

    gonnif Only 695 Days Until Next Presidential Election
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    There has got to be a way for threads to have an automatic lock after 2 years, a DNR if you will. I say two years as the application cycle can last more than a year
     
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  21. ThoracicGuy

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    Some threads have legs, though. Perhaps a thread with no activity after a set time might work?
     
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  22. gonnif

    gonnif Only 695 Days Until Next Presidential Election
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    3 or 6 month time frame?
     
  23. ThoracicGuy

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    I was thinking more time than that... Though I do know there are some posts that are bumped just for the lulz in the lounge. I'd hate to not be able to do that.
     
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  24. gonnif

    gonnif Only 695 Days Until Next Presidential Election
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    shall we go for a year from last post? 2 years? 2 seems too long. run it past the mods and staff and who all else on their thoughts
     
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  26. Crayola227

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    some threads I think there's value in having it running over the years

    residency program threads. It's neat to compare responses from 5 years ago with more recent ones.

    another example, when we get updates on famous cases (there was a thread like this recently)
    and also, someone who came in with a crisis and then comes back after finishing some training to say "Thanks guys your advice worked"
     
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