I hate procrastinating

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  1. Phat_Pat macrumors 68000

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    i dunno who here procrastinates way to much

    got any good stories to help me procrastinate? :rolleyes:
     
  2. BakedBeans macrumors 68040

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  3. Phat_Pat thread starter macrumors 68000

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    you know because of you i keep hitting refresh to see if your going to tell it

    even though i know you just said that to help me procrastinate :p
     
  4. CanadaRAM macrumors G5

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    I was gonna write a b!^@#y thread about apathy, but I couldn't be bothered.
     
  5. w_parietti22 macrumors 68020

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    I forgot to do my HW for this one class so i said that my printer was broken and that the file was no longer on my flash drive! So then that night i did it and said that I fixed the printer. Turned it in the enxt day and it was still full credit! :)
     
  6. Phat_Pat thread starter macrumors 68000

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    nice... though i've known about this sucker for almost 2 months:eek:
     
  7. EricNau Moderator emeritus

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    I once made a list of the top 10 reasons why I procrastinate, well, that's as far as I got.

    :eek: :p :D
     
  8. mad jew Moderator emeritus

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    Procrastination killed the cat...

    Or it could have been curiosity. I'll look it up later...
     
  9. AppleTalk Aust macrumors newbie

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    Let me tell you why I procrastinate....

    I'll get back to you in a second
     
  10. jadekitty24 macrumors 65816

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    Why do today what you could put off until tomorrow?
     
  11. Stella macrumors 604

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    I do too, but I really can't be arsed to expand further.

    Maybe tomorrow.
     
  12. Dagless macrumors Core

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    you never notice it do you? like last night I was on my powerbook just chatting away on Messenger, doing a bit of the old site browsing. then it dawned on me that it was 4am and I hadn't done what I wanted to. so I cried a little then went to sleep.
     
  13. eva01 macrumors 601

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    mmm test today and tomorrow.

    haven't really studied, oh well ^_^
     
  14. Abstract macrumors Penryn

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    Not sure about procrastination. I always seem to start things, but I never finish anyth........
     
  15. floriflee macrumors 68030

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    In the words of the witty people of despair.com....
    Procrastination: Hard work often pays off after time, but laziness always pays off now.
     
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    I hate it too. One of these days I swear I'll do something about it.
     
  18. pseudobrit macrumors 68040

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    That's not procrastination. Procrastination means you don't even start it.

    You might have problems with ADD, also known as Att -- hey, there's a bunny outside! Look! Bunny! He's hopping over th...
     
  19. pseudobrit macrumors 68040

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    I'm becoming more of a defeatist myself.

    As in:

    Why put it off until tomorrow when you can just take a moment today to recognise that you're never going to get around to it in time and you should just quit now and save yourself the disappointment of trying to catch up at the last minute and failing?
     
  20. devilot Moderator emeritus

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    In high school, I didn't study for a notoriously difficult final. My studious peers were enraged when the day of the exam the teacher told us all that the test would be postponed for another two days. :p I got my studying in after all. :D
     
  21. PlaceofDis macrumors Core

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    i procrastinate. i hate it when i do. but oh well.

    i got through college just fine procrastinating. but thats me. i work better under pressure.
     
  22. KingSleaze macrumors 6502

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    Wait for it.........

    How does that old commercial go? "Anticipation.....' (Catsup)
     
  23. Les Kern macrumors 68040

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    My own quote:
    "Don't put off today what you can put off indefinitely."
     
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    I know I'm stealing this, but hey, it's funny...

    So here now are the Top 10 Reasons I Procrastinate...

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