What would you do if the Internet shuts down?

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Say it shuts down for a week, what would you do?
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  • Profile picture of the author Profit Traveler
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    You begin thinking about Elon Musk and his upcoming satellite phone.

    I think there are alot of variables for each individual.

    Is there livelihood primarily online or are they already a minimalist.

    Challenges would be different if everyone was effected or just a certain region.

    Customers and clients would understand if they are also cut off. But if regional only.. people may be expecting your presence like normal and wondering why you are missing in action.

    I guess what would you do would go hand in hand with what COULD you do.

    Depends on your resources, networks etc and any other means to communicate.

    I think they still make newspapers and you did not mention landlines.

    You may end up catching up on reading and physical interactions after you eventually calm down.


    I imagine some businesses would see an influx of new business with people being forced to unplug.
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    • Profile picture of the author WF- Enzo
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      I was thinking it'd be a global shutdown.

      I'm sure satellite phones would still work.

      Originally Posted by Profit Traveler View Post

      You begin thinking about Elon Musk and his upcoming satellite phone.

      I think there are alot of variables for each individual.

      Is there livelihood primarily online or are they already a minimalist.

      Challenges would be different if everyone was effected or just a certain region.

      Customers and clients would understand if they are also cut off. But if regional only.. people may be expecting your presence like normal and wondering why you are missing in action.

      I guess what would you do would go hand in hand with what COULD you do.

      Depends on your resources, networks etc and any other means to communicate.

      I think they still make newspapers and you did not mention landlines.

      You may end up catching up on reading and physical interactions after you eventually calm down.


      I imagine some businesses would see an influx of new business with people being forced to unplug.
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      • Profile picture of the author Odahh
        Originally Posted by WF- Enzo View Post

        I was thinking it'd be a global shutdown.

        I'm sure satellite phones would still work.
        Half the people in the United States would not survive.

        Without the internet nothing works and major cities would turn into the purge.
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  • Profile picture of the author VictorLoanz90
    Man if the internet were to shut down for a week I probably won't be effected economically due to the short duration but anything other than a week would certainly set me back being as though internet marketing is now my livelihood but I'd probably resort to off line promotion and if that fails I'm never to prideful to get a 9-5 until things resume back to how they once were .
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  • Profile picture of the author Kay King
    Take a break - do something else. It's a great time to write tons of content to add/use when the internet re-opens.


    Writing without the interruptions online can be very productive.


    Or just to do something totally removed from the internet....
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  • Profile picture of the author writeaway
    I'd have my own chain of smashed burger joints

    People love the CRISPY CRUST
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    • Profile picture of the author Profit Traveler
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      Originally Posted by writeaway View Post

      I'd have my own chain of smashed burger joints

      People love the CRISPY CRUST

      Would make a great viral Tik Tok....if only the internet was up.
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  • Profile picture of the author astrabrave
    People can't survive without internet.
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  • I think it is a very good question because nowadays we are so involved in the internet that the truth is that this question makes us think again, although I think it would be a good time to enjoy the freedom that gives you not to be glued to a device or the internet all day.
    Take advantage of that time to enjoy the family, friends ...
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  • Profile picture of the author laurencewins
    I would get a chance to read a few novels. I could also do some writing.
    Other than that, take a break from the insanity of the online world. Perhaps even go away for a week.
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  • Profile picture of the author Kay King
    Half the people in the United States would not survive.

    It would be the half that's not very useful to begin with, wouldn't it?


    Probably the same generation that had to be told not to eat Tide Pods?
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    • Profile picture of the author laurencewins
      Originally Posted by Kay King View Post

      It would be the half that's not very useful to begin with, wouldn't it?

      Probably the same generation that had to be told not to eat Tide Pods?

      and the same generation that, if you took all their phones away, they would be like helpless, lost zombie sheep, with no clue how to hold a conversation with people around them in the same room, office, shop, park, etc.
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      • Profile picture of the author Odahh
        Originally Posted by laurencewins View Post

        and the same generation that, if you took all their phones away, they would be like helpless, lost zombie sheep, with no clue how to hold a conversation with people around them in the same room, office, shop, park, etc.
        I hope your not planning on our generations under 50 to pay for your retirements or your medical care. The generations before you left school systems that still functioned and infrastructure and very low prices. And no debt. And you could work part time and pay for a college degree.

        If the generations under 50 are so bad it because their parents practiced recreational divorce after spending their youths practicing recreational drug use. The generations who got bored with their imagination and started drinking and smoking at 12 years old. And listening to music that only sounds great after you listen to it on acid a few times

        On a brighter note the wealth transfer from wealthy boomers parents to their children and grandchildren is staggering and statistically 80 percent of the money received by the inheritors will be spent within two years.

        So there will be a lot of money to be made selling to those younger generations. Where after retirement people tend to cut spending.

        And the different way people spend money they feel they didn't work for.
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  • Profile picture of the author TobiMDD
    Naturally, this would be a shock at first.
    But after you realize it, it could turn out to be a pleasant blessing.

    In this week of newfound freedom, you can do things that would otherwise be completely lost in everyday life.

    In my particular case, I would do a lot of soul-searching and work on my spiritual enlightenment. I would meditate a lot and think about my life, about my goals, about my dreams, about things I still want to experience.

    Furthermore, I would read a lot and try to educate myself with the help of books. You could also use the time to create content if you work in internet marketing.
    It would also be worthwhile to be in nature a lot during this week and to take some time off.

    I think in general this week would be a good week for mankind, some would realize it immediately and some would realize it only with a lot of distance that it was something good and wish for this unique chance back.
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  • Profile picture of the author Jamell
    This is a good question .People have abandoned traditional ways of marketing completely. I think radio news paper print and billboard are still good advertisement tools to use .


    As long i have money invested in realestate stocks i can still thrive.
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    • Profile picture of the author WF- Enzo
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      Radio ads still thrive, no?

      Originally Posted by Jamell View Post

      This is a good question .People have abandoned traditional ways of marketing completely. I think radio news paper print and billboard are still good advertisement tools to use .


      As long i have money invested in realestate stocks i can still thrive.
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  • It really depends on if we knew it would be coming back online in a week.

    If it suddenly went down all around the world, the world would become very chaotic with people freaking out.

    If we knew it was only down for a week, I would watch DVDs and play video games with my kids. I'd chill out basically. I might create some content on the PC - courses, audios etc. But no social media would be great.
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  • Profile picture of the author savidge4
    The idea that the internet shutting down for a week...Oh I would spend more time with the family, or listen to the radio and so on...

    The implications of the Net shutting down for a week, I think reaches a bit deeper than your own personal life...

    There would be no Gas at gas stations, there would be no groceries at the grocery store. Airlines would come to a halt... no hotels... no credit cards.. a whole lot of no no no no and no.

    You couldn't even goto the bank and withdrawal money.

    This isnt really a cutesy cutesy kind of question... Its not what would you do?, its more in line with How would you survive? and are you prepared for such a thing to happen?

    One simple solar storm, and THIS could be a reality...

    And this isnt me being a dooms day kind of guy... its just kind of a reality that COULD happen... and I dont think its a matter of IF, it comes down to when.
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    • Profile picture of the author Odahh
      Originally Posted by savidge4 View Post

      The idea that the internet shutting down for a week...Oh I would spend more time with the family, or listen to the radio and so on...

      The implications of the Net shutting down for a week, I think reaches a bit deeper than your own personal life...

      There would be no Gas at gas stations, there would be no groceries at the grocery store. Airlines would come to a halt... no hotels... no credit cards.. a whole lot of no no no no and no.

      You couldn't even goto the bank and withdrawal money.

      This isnt really a cutesy cutesy kind of question... Its not what would you do?, its more in line with How would you survive? and are you prepared for such a thing to happen?

      One simple solar storm, and THIS could be a reality...

      And this isnt me being a dooms day kind of guy... its just kind of a reality that COULD happen... and I dont think its a matter of IF, it comes down to when.
      It would effect the United States far more than the rest of the world as we are so dependent on the complexity the internet allows. But the smartest people those able to turn thing back on would be the most vulnerable. Unless they are grabbed by the military.

      And even after thing turn on the cascade of deaths will grow . The majority of the world where the electricity goes out periodically during the day and the technology dependence is not fully trusted. Will fair better. But there will most likely be a slippage into a pre industrial state and rapid decline in population after.

      We are seeing the effects of a breakdown of globalization. Shutting down the internet to highly technology dependent populations is basically killing a majority of the population.
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    • Profile picture of the author GordonJ
      Although I get the question was lighthearted, a shut down being an annoyance for a few days, I think savidge4 is closer to a reality.

      Day one I would send alerts (via sat phones, hoping they still work along with cb/ham radio) or cell if it is working...the family alert, something like the rooster crows at midnight lets them know the bunker is being prepared.

      By day 3 I would expect my peeps to be on their way, probably via car or horse...

      By day 7 we'd be hunkered down and tuned in, popping heads out like a whack a mole game to get a feel for the situation...

      But then, I am a doom and gloomer, albeit an optimistic half full YEA kind of guy...or in other words, I'd be OK, but the rest of you playing games..they could quickly become the hunger games.

      Or, just binge eat cheetos and chips.

      GordonJ


      Originally Posted by savidge4 View Post

      The idea that the internet shutting down for a week...Oh I would spend more time with the family, or listen to the radio and so on...

      The implications of the Net shutting down for a week, I think reaches a bit deeper than your own personal life...

      There would be no Gas at gas stations, there would be no groceries at the grocery store. Airlines would come to a halt... no hotels... no credit cards.. a whole lot of no no no no and no.

      You couldn't even goto the bank and withdrawal money.

      This isnt really a cutesy cutesy kind of question... Its not what would you do?, its more in line with How would you survive? and are you prepared for such a thing to happen?

      One simple solar storm, and THIS could be a reality...

      And this isnt me being a dooms day kind of guy... its just kind of a reality that COULD happen... and I dont think its a matter of IF, it comes down to when.
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  • Profile picture of the author Leon Jamesh
    Then after, I've spent time with my best mates.
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  • Profile picture of the author WillFairfax89
    Since my work is impossible without the Internet, I would most likely read books or play Monopoly or another board game with friends. And then, when I was fed with it, I'd just get in my car and drive to some old hotel in the woods near a lake where they still accept cash. Or maybe just ride my bicycle.
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  • Profile picture of the author AlexThorne
    Global shutdown? If it's only a week, I have no issue.
    I would take it like a break and I would go camping, hiking relax and re-start my stressed brain with nature.
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    • Profile picture of the author art72
      While I have to agree with many here - especially GordonJ and savidge4's responses... I find it a bit humoring that I took 7 years - went off-grid and commercial fished (*old school - cheap Jon boat, swamp lands, and 12' -16' cast nets. We were 'living off the land' - nothing illegal (*although today - so many rules, makes it barely legal or profitable) - and catching and selling 300 -500lbs of fish on good days!

      However, we still had a base of operations - a place to store our goods, shower, cook, etc - and, we had a power inverter, gas, freezers, and full comfort suite - including coolers full of food and the means to grill, griddle, or cook on stick over open campfire!

      So, even then, we had phones and a connection on the inside - while we were living outside the considered norms... I loved it. It was archaic and there were disciplines to be learned -even in those humble environments.

      I agree, first we get loved ones hunkered down, prepare for the chaos of all-in-whom couldn't live a day without spoils or what most people take for granted - like a Golden McDicinal arches drive-thru as their primary hunting skills...

      The idea is not easily dismissed - but I would be fine in a remote forest as would 2 of my 3 children and maybe my wife - she's gotten older, weaker, and I am not sure how well she'd sustain - in say; we are going to the forest or the mountain (*to higher ground) as a means to diminish the threat such an event would create - out of desperation.

      I certainly do not welcome such and idea - I tought my 2 daughters how to survive, light fires, catch fish, cook, and sustain in an environment close to what I would envision as being "THE PLAN" - I have for such frightening reality check!

      I mean c'mon - Edison "lit up" JP Morgan's home with incandescent lights on June 8th, 1882 - while Edison didn't display the technologies(?) to the public until Sept. 4th, 1882 - we (as a whole) didn't even have light bulbs or electricity as a norm until only 140 yers ago, and look at the DEPENDENCIES created and the costs associated since that innovation became available!

      It's brilliant - and equally damaging!!!
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  • Profile picture of the author aduttonater
    I would work offline as I did back before Internet was in every household
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  • Profile picture of the author Ian Jackson
    Since every aspect of our lives, and the infrastructure of Society is SO reliant on digital tech, we'd be in a bit of a mess wouldn't we.

    I was thinking I could read, write, and maybe live on salad, but how is the power delivered that keeps my fridge/freezer and cooker functioning? Through digital tech of course.
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    • Profile picture of the author WF- Enzo
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      Just the internet.

      Power grids would still be up, unless your appliances are IoT-reliant.

      Originally Posted by Ian Jackson View Post

      Since every aspect of our lives, and the infrastructure of Society is SO reliant on digital tech, we'd be in a bit of a mess wouldn't we.

      I was thinking I could read, write, and maybe live on salad, but how is the power delivered that keeps my fridge/freezer and cooker functioning? Through digital tech of course.
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      • Profile picture of the author 1Bryan
        Originally Posted by WF- Enzo View Post

        Just the internet.

        Power grids would still be up, unless your appliances are IoT-reliant.
        Power grids rely on the internet. So do supply chains. Medical, grocery, textile,etc. The internet is a lot more than Tik Tok and Instagram and such. Navigation systems, in cars, boats etc, rely on the internet. So do POS systems all throughout retail. We could go on.

        It has nothing to do with IOT. The internet has been powering the economy since long before people had personal computers or smartphones. Plus the military too.
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  • Profile picture of the author Navyskater23
    If the internet shut down then I would spend my time dancing, and connecting with loved ones. Also, planning for when the internet came back.
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  • Profile picture of the author AprilQueen
    I would play the piano, play games, listen to music, and watch DVD's.
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  • If it's only a week, the first thing I'd do would be to check my pantry and make sure we're stocked up. Then do some grocery shopping to buy whatever we're lacking. Then I'd go home and relax.

    Why would I do this?

    Because something similar happened here in Davao a few weeks ago. We didn't have internet for 2 whole days. We knew it was coming back, but we weren't sure when. During that time, everything was cash only. Getting anything done that required payment was more problematic because we couldn't do bank transfers. Any available bandwidth was given to essential services first.

    The 1st 14 hours were nerve-wracking, but after that, it was okay. I just pretended I was back in the 80s.
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    • Profile picture of the author Odahh
      Originally Posted by John Jonas Phil VA View Post

      If it's only a week, the first thing I'd do would be to check my pantry and make sure we're stocked up. Then do some grocery shopping to buy whatever we're lacking. Then I'd go home and relax.

      Why would I do this?

      Because something similar happened here in Davao a few weeks ago. We didn't have internet for 2 whole days. We knew it was coming back, but we weren't sure when. During that time, everything was cash only. Getting anything done that required payment was more problematic because we couldn't do bank transfers. Any available bandwidth was given to essential services first.

      The 1st 14 hours were nerve-wracking, but after that, it was okay. I just pretended I was back in the 80s.
      And for entertainment you would get together with your friends and family every night drink beer and sing karaoke with the machines volume turned up every night.have the rich friends take turns buying the pig to get roasted to make lechon
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  • Profile picture of the author carolwilli
    i think it will never happen , but for first period will be not easy at all , anyways we have TV , most will go out more often ,reading book , find different hobbies.
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  • Profile picture of the author Hugimand
    I would certainly try to find another way how to earn money. Basically, when there was no internet in the previous century people worked a lot and were able to earn good sums of money. So, that's why I would definitely try to find another workplace. No doubts, that it would take lots of time to me, because the skills which I own and those ones which are needed in particualr place mi ght be different. However, the ones who have never tried, have never gained experience and never were successful I think. We have to know how to go along with the circumstances even if they are so severe.
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  • Profile picture of the author Rajesh Menon
    Hello,

    try to use mobile data or if world wild internet shut down so this time for think about business development.
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  • Profile picture of the author nicenet
    Definitely, I believe a cyber-pandemic in the future. The world government are planning this sort of problem.


    As for me, there's no problem. Life was going on as usual before the Advent of the internet.


    Though, I make money online, I will get back to my old school lifestyle.


    Thanks for creating this thread
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  • Profile picture of the author Jonathan S
    That's possible and it will definitely create worldwide chaos. If you rely heavily online, it's great to have plan B, C and so on in place for that. However, it's not "only YOU" you'll be greatly affected by your environment and services that you yourself depends on like basic commodities as we will be expecting food shortages due to logistic, communications and inventory issues, etc. You may be ready for that but the world isn't, this is a collective issue not individual.
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  • I would mebbe iron a few bras.

    In our fast-paced, hazy crazy world, there ain't time to do this too regulah, an' it is so easy to fall into the trap of sayin' yeah Ok so it is undah my blouse so who cares? but all I know is, if'n I get hit by a car, I don't want no morgue person dissin' my ass bcs they figure I don't take care of my undahgarments.

    But will there still be powah in an internet-deprived hellhole of chaos as described by the assembled (frankly paranoid imho) swarm of opinion sprayahs descendin' on this trail like they sniffed it out from Pluto an' teleported here in a flash c/o DNA pheromones?

    Tellya, this is where my yogah talents trooly come to the fore.

    1) I ain't stressin' bcs my iron don't work bcs no powah.

    2) I am upholdin' respect for my undahgarments, despite places like Austria, Malawi an' the least spidery parts of Oz ceased to function as places where hoomans can thrive exotically for longah than 3 minutes.

    3) Hey, so I jus' roll around on my bras even though I practicly a wraith. Yeah, plus also I raid my bookshelf for 17th century smut litrichoore an' pile it up like the Twin Towers ovah both cups.

    The internet may be down, but my perkityoore still demands 100% from the Caaahsmaaahs.

    Gall gotta have standards -- speshly when Armageddon is crackin' off.
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  • Profile picture of the author Saiful
    If this happens, About 3 billion gamers will go on strike until the internet is restored.
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      Hahahahahahaha

      Originally Posted by Saiful View Post

      If this happens, About 3 billion gamers will go on strike until the internet is restored.
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  • Profile picture of the author Dhruv Mishra
    For the everyday person, some cell phone services and text messaging would be unavailable, all mobile apps and social networking sites would be down, cloud storage would be inaccessible, any pending electronic payments would fail, and more.
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  • Profile picture of the author Old Molases
    There will be chaos and it would feel like Armorgaden.
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  • Profile picture of the author Rambo creed
    Cry haha joking we can do some more productive things
    Talk to your family
    Watch some TV
    Play some video games
    Check the fridge for something exciting
    Contemplate your future
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  • Profile picture of the author Shaktiktilar
    Well, if you mean that the global Internet will shut down, I have no idea what I will do. That situation will be definetely out of the ordinary for the whole humankind because all of our activity are somehow intercennected with the Internet.
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  • Profile picture of the author FaheemAA
    When internet go shutdown i would like to play Dinosaur Game at Google Chrome browser.
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  • Profile picture of the author missinfinity
    I would enjoy more nature. No big deal, after the week I would come back to everything online. I still would rely on phone calls. I would listen to the music I have on my computer. I would read my books as I do anyway. So... yeah
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  • Profile picture of the author Jonathan 2.0
    Originally Posted by WF- Enzo View Post

    Say it shuts down for a week, what would you do?

    I think for many People having a week unplugged would be a good thing. (Especially those spending way too much time "gaming" etc.)

    Anyway, I would do what I sometimes do ― simply visit Family and enjoy the company and being offline for some time. Something I learned from Eben Pagan is that taking regular breaks like that can actually make People more productive ― because they come back "refreshed" and with a clear mind.

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  • As I understand stuff, the hinternets may soon naht be as regulah as we been figurin' since its inception.

    Now is the time to reframe your essential brain activity as belly dancahs, people.

    Remembah: cuppin' a joocy jool in your navel is as valybyool to many as operatin' a touchpad with yuh very own fingahs.
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  • Profile picture of the author Devilfish168
    if you live through good old days 80s , early 90s will be fine isn't i miss those good old days life simple etc perhaps I still a kid , and teen. I remember playing board games with my neighbours , cousin, go play soccer , watch soccer matches on TV, yea fav cartoons like Ninja turtles , Flimstone , Tom and jerry etc. Well just memories now. As all of us grow up every busy with their own life, family etc.
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  • Profile picture of the author Mamarika
    Probably would have fallen into despair.
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  • Profile picture of the author EugeneSiuch
    Ask Russians, they know how it feels.

    They are going out of global internet in 11 of March.
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  • I would take my operation offline. Scope out some magazines in niches to see the competition and see which ads are in there month after month... then test my luck. I've always been a fan of offline direct marketing.
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  • Profile picture of the author ValP
    Probably would appreciate all the delights of my home library.
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  • Profile picture of the author davob
    I would go for long walks, ride my bike, take my dog out for more walks and try new cooking ideas..
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  • Profile picture of the author spartan14
    It will be very bad for me .Just think on a smoker that smoke for 20 years and now he need to stay 1 week with no cigaretes
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  • Profile picture of the author itsLouisJohn
    The only way this would happen is if electricity full stop was shut down.
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  • Profile picture of the author UltraOne
    What an interesting topic! I had to gave it a little bit of deep thinking before commenting. Firstly, I would lose my job. Most people nowadays rely on the Internet for work, whether it's for research, communicating with clients or customers, or managing team projects.

    Secondly, I would have to find a new way to entertain myself. I'm a big fan of streaming TV shows and movies, so without the Internet I would have to find a new hobby.

    Thirdly, The Internet is my main source of news, so without it I would be completely in the dark about what's going on in the world.

    Finally, yes we all will be affected, but on the other hand we will get close to one another, as families and friends, newspapers will find their way back to people as a reliable resource for information, but you said it's a week, so I guess we will see more creative ways of thinking out of the box. Mankind has always been driven to create, we will figure out a way to survive, because that's what we do.


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    • Profile picture of the author WF- Enzo
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      Some broadsheets are still in circulation.

      Originally Posted by UltraOne View Post

      Thirdly, The Internet is my main source of news, so without it I would be completely in the dark about what's going on in the world.


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  • Profile picture of the author alanaj
    You never really know. If it's just for a week, I would spend more time outdoors and reading from my library. I still love physical books.

    This is why it's important to make use of the time, opportunities and resources we have. For a longer period of time, I would probably start growing more food in my backyard.
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  • Profile picture of the author CyberSEO
    Originally Posted by WF- Enzo View Post

    Say it shuts down for a week, what would you do?

    Depends where it will be shut down. Worldwide or in a single country? If the last, I'll relocate to another region. I have thousands of customers and even I week w/o Internet will sufficiently hurt them. So I just can't afford staying in a country that is not online more than 24 hours.
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    • Profile picture of the author WF- Enzo
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      For this instance, worldwide.

      Originally Posted by CyberSEO View Post

      Depends where it will be shut down. Worldwide or in a single country? If the last, I'll relocate to another region. I have thousands of customers and even I week w/o Internet will sufficiently hurt them. So I just can't afford staying in a country that is not online more than 24 hours.
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  • Profile picture of the author xeniux
    It would be great, cause people need to get "detoxification" from the digital era for some time, hang out with friends and family, having a quality conversation at the dining table without checking their social media for a while.
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    • Profile picture of the author WF- Enzo
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      Don't we all need a digital detox?

      Originally Posted by xeniux View Post

      It would be great, cause people need to get "detoxification" from the digital era for some time, hang out with friends and family, having a quality conversation at the dining table without checking their social media for a while.
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  • Profile picture of the author Old Molases
    Dooms Day!!!
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  • I worry all the time because that would mean I won't have a way to work! I work from home, so this would be the end of me.

    If work isn't an issue, I'd definitely pack my things and get ready for an adventure in Siargao!
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  • I'm framing the question from a perspective of a city-wide (or bigger), week-long (or longer) Internet downtime.
    • Immediately after that happens, I'll carefully study the more serious problems behind that event, i.e. Did a single entity or a particular network of entities cause the problem? If so, then how did they do it? And why were they able to do that?
    • And once I get sufficient verifiable data that helps me draw viable conclusions, then I'd build plans on how to resolve the problem as quickly as possible, and how to significantly reduce the likelihood of getting caught in the same issue in the future.
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  • Profile picture of the author Claire Koch
    read my bible, sleep, eat, read my bible, pray
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  • Profile picture of the author Mabu Map
    Hey, it's time to travel

    Spending too much time with the computer already

    It's a great chance to travel and staying with mother natural my friend
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  • Profile picture of the author Nuadazan
    I'd burn into tears
    Joking. Of course, it will be unpleasant anyway. My livelihood is tightly connected with the internet. The shut down will disappoint me without a doubt. In case of such a situation - I would devote the time to myself and my family. I can live for a week on my savings without any problem.
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    • Profile picture of the author Frank Donovan
      Originally Posted by Nuadazan View Post

      I can live for a week on my savings without any problem.
      A week? Um..hate to break it to you, but that's not savings. It's what most people would just call wages.
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      • Profile picture of the author Jonathan 2.0
        Originally Posted by Frank Donovan View Post

        A week? Um..hate to break it to you, but that's not savings. It's what most people would just call wages.
        Lol. I have a "savings" cup where I put loose change. That's savings right?
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        • Profile picture of the author Frank Donovan
          Originally Posted by Jonathan 2.0 View Post

          Lol. I have a "savings" cup where I put loose change. That's savings right?
          No, that's your way of organising loose change.
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  • Profile picture of the author Dororall
    Well, I am sure I would be ok.
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