So my lovely wife checks the news occasionally from our old stomping grounds (Portland, OR). There is now an Internet Addiction Recovery program somewhere north of Portland.
Apparently if you spend lots of time on the computer, you’re addicted. The article points to the recovery program’s web site here. I’m very intrigued by their site’s menu:
Just In case you’re not noticing:
Oh that’s good. Blogs, Facebook, Twitter…
And I thought Big Tobacco was bad…
For fun, here’s a screenshot of their Signs and Symptoms of Internet / Gaming addiction. I think I got 8 or 9 of these: