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Evan's randoms and vlogs: u said 95% of them stoped soooo 5% of them dident
Rhianna Barnes Nash: I am addicted to.....
Rober Valley: I'm studying a degree far away from my town, my friends, and family. And I just realised that it's true, when I'm away from home I'm an addict to the smartphone, pornography and videogames. I do those things at home too, but not so often.
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Space Cat \Rose,L: most of people are saying that you can be addicted when you have a happy life, well... I think people who are social but didn't escape the drugs addiction is probably because in some way they have a emptiness to fill, so they smoke drugs (or take any other sort of drugs) for fill there emptiness, every pot smokers should ask themselves, why did I smoke, what did I wanna forget, cause the reason is mostly because they are lonely in a sense... or they want to feel like they had power, so they smoke a drugs that makes them feel like they had the control, but they don't, it's a elusion that they make for trying to have a life that is less better, but later on they life they will have to deal Whit it...
ALITHEWINNER: OH SHIT 1:16 THERES RICK
ALITHEWINNER: Im addicted to masturbating
And I'm only 13 years old
spinningninja2: Pretty Lonely, Eh?
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