Top Ten Things We Waste Our Time Doing

Britgirl

The Top Ten

1 Watching TV

Hours. But worth it! - Britgirl

Especially if your watching Les Mis - ArpstaAmy333

It's not a waste of time if your watching the walking dead

If it's TEEN TITANS GO - BorisRule

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2 Arguing

It really is a waste of time people get into argument all over something really really stupid and yet neither one is willing to back down and it just goes on and on and on for a ridicules amount of time. - egnomac

Arguing is usually a means of trying to get someone else to change their mind and to prove we are right. This is truly a waste of time.

Spending countless hours of your lives yelling at each other because you have a problem basically wastes even more time.

No it's not. It gives pretty good perspectives if you're fighting in a serious manner.

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3 Using the Internet

This is one I do WAY too much. - beatles

Using the internet isn't a waste of time. You can learn new things. Games actually help develop your brain and if its online you can talk to your friends or find new friends

It's only a waste of time if you should be doing something else instead. For example going to the gym, or having an actually conversation with a loved one.

I only do this because I’m REALLY bored

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4 Queuing

This should be first

5 Travelling
6 Looking at Top Ten Lists

Hmm...it's what I'm doing right now: 00:17 hrs on 20 / 9 / 13 so yes, probably wasting way too much time on this.

Like I said before, are you TRYING to get people to leave this website?

I do it almost everyday its really hard to break the habit. - egnomac

I've wasted 5 hours a day doing this.

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7 Playing Video Games

It is NOT a waste of time in the slightest. People enjoy doing it. Its like any other thing you like to keep you entertained. This is just your way, whats the point in reading books? "Its helps your language and so u can learn from it. Learn new words" Welp. Play an online one and talk to new people who knows different words! -sarcasm- and video games do help the mind

I know the type of person. Having something better to do with their time, but they spend hours trying to get through a level, and hours more talking nonsense about it. Live, instead. - PositronWildhawk

So doing something that interests you is apparently "wasting time"? - Randomator

The word itself says that it's just a game.. nothing real, And I see loony beings stating - Gaming is my life.
You're right, man...life's not real that way...wake up. - Ananya

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8 Going to the Doctor


Well I suppose If a helicopter crashed on top of your car, I should imagine you'd need more than a doctor! I'm talking about waiting mindless hours for a routine check-up, only to be told what you already knew; that you have a cough! Waste of bloody time! - Britgirl

Well...necessary if a helicopter crashed on top of your car; wasting time, is it? Nothing important involved, just your life. - PositronWildhawk

It's not a waste of time. If you have Ebola than you don't wanna stay home

Go into the doctor = Get a poker shot then die.

9 Staying Awake

Yes, as an insomniac I often think that if I can't sleep, I should be doing something to keep me occupied. Problem is that when I do this, I almost drop dead the next day. - PositronWildhawk

Not my fault. - Ananya

I am an insomniac E.e and I want to sleep E.e but I can't E.e and I have school! Gawd

10 Sleeping

That all depends who you're sleeping with, doesn't it? - Barry2013

It's not a waste, it's a need. If you get nine nights in a row without a good sleep, you can die

How? - Randomator

The Contenders

11 Not Working Toward a Career
12 Being Alone

I have been alone for 6.5 years now because I haven't had any friends and I am 13!

This sucks big time! You hope to never end up alone! - Curti2594

Me every day - Randomator

13 Clock Watching

I do this a lot especially in school (a place where time somehow moves 10x slower) - FireWasp2004

Damn will that hand move already! - Curti2594

14 Daydreaming

I do this so often. And when my mind gets back to reality there are 3 less hours left in my lifetime. - Epekov

Especially during office hours. - Britgirl

Yeah...I hate myself for this. - Ananya

Mainly during school... but it's fun. - Minecraftcrazy530

15 Homework
16 Talking to People Who Don't Care

That means I waste lots of time - AnonymousChick

Welp that means I've wasted lots of time - Randomator

17 Facebooking

A lot of people spend a lot of time on this. I know it's fun but it's wasting time.

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18 Masturbating

Masturbating is a fun thing to do! - 4rs3R4mm3r

19 Nothing

I tend to do this a lot! - Curti2594

20 Thinking About Your Ex

I don't know if it's fun to trash talk about it though.

21 Waiting In Line
22 Smoking Weed
23 Reading the Bible
24 Worrying

I can't help it. I just automatically do it even though I don't wanna... - FireWasp2004

To much of this is a bad thing sometimes - Curti2594

25 Using Mobile Phones

It's the modern epitome of time wasting. I am fairly certain that history will show what a terrible invention cell phones were. For every positive aspect, there are ten negative.

Not a waste of time

26 Sitting On the Single Sideline Letting All the Girls/Boys Pass You By
27 Being Negative
28 Hiding Secrets

Well, I have to make the fact that I'm a TopTenner a secret to anyone I know in real life - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

29 Not Sharing Kindness

You should share kindness as much as you can. If you don't it can have a knock-on effect. - PositronWildhawk

30 Exploring Your Fetishes
31 Watching Stand Up Comedy
32 Praying
33 Flappy Bird
34 Watching Miley Cyrus twerk on Robin Thick
35 Taking 5 Minute Naps

I took one and I slept all the way through. Completely wasted half of my day doing it.

36 Watching Random Videos on YouTube and Reading Comments on Them
37 Sports

I play a lot of sports and I find them fun

38 Driving
39 Thinking About Doing Instead of Doing
40 Hating on things that are supposed to be for kids.

Barney
Boobah
Super Why
Care Bears
People that cover popular songs for kids.

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