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  • We’ve All Been There: The Online Fight

    We’ve All Been There: The Online Fight

    Your best friend totally stabbed you in the back…again. You don’t even know why you are friends with her anymore. Ok, so she is really fun to go out with and is the best person to lay in bed and watch a movie with, but the back stabbing and sh*t-talking has got to stop.

  • The Internet is Making Me Angry: My 5 Online Pet Peeves

    The Internet is Making Me Angry: My 5 Online Pet Peeves

    While I love the Internet for giving us Facebook, AIM and the ninja way of downloading music without getting caught, there are still some things about going online and the web that I could do without. I've noticed that since I've been going on the web 24/7 for work and internships, I've been getting angry.

  • And This Is Why Moms Should Not Use The Internet

    And This Is Why Moms Should Not Use The Internet

    OMG. How many times have you seen this in your life? There should be a law against moms using IMs. Or any technology for that matter.

  • Technology Makes Me Hate People

    Technology Makes Me Hate People

    I'm addicted to technology. If I'm not at my computer something is very, very wrong with me then I'm checking my Facebook/email/Twitter/stock updates on my iPhone. I text when I drive, when I work, and even when I'm in the same house as my roommates. I can't even fight with a friend face to face anymore.

  • 5 Things you NEVER Want to Find in Your Guy’s Room

    5 Things you NEVER Want to Find in Your Guy’s Room

    As a semi-live-in girlfriend, I encounter all kinds of things in my boyfriend’s boudoir that he might have previously attempted to put away or hide...

  • We’ve All Been There: The Instant Message Fight

    We’ve All Been There: The Instant Message Fight

    [It doesn’t matter what school you go to, what state it is in, how big it is, whether it is public or private, all girls...

  • Candy Dish: Madonna’s Got Some Secrets

    Candy Dish: Madonna’s Got Some Secrets

    Madonna’s secret recordings (no, they are not sex tapes!). Forget the girl with her heart on her sleeve; wear your uterus on your undies? Some...

  • Easy Tips for Going Green at School

    Easy Tips for Going Green at School

    Getting ready to throw yourself back into that world of dorming? And do you care about the environment? Well, good luck. Being green, in some...

  • Can I Get Your Number? Nah, Just Facebook Me

    Can I Get Your Number? Nah, Just Facebook Me

    Seriously, who gives out their number anymore? I remember having a drunken bonding moment with a really cool guy in college a few years ago,...

  • Top 5 Away Messages That Need to go Away

    Top 5 Away Messages That Need to go Away

    I mean, Instant Messenger has been around forever. Remember those days in high school, when you would tell your parents “you just don’t understand!” and...

  • CC Staff Rant: My Face is Sexist

    CC Staff Rant: My Face is Sexist

    Every once in a while, your editors come across something that hurts them to the bottom of their core. Usually, they just swivel towards one...

  • www.I’mAddictedtoTheInternet.Com

    www.I’mAddictedtoTheInternet.Com

    I spend about 10 hours a day online at work. When I finally dislodge my ass from the chair and head home for the evening,...

  • ExSex: To Do or Not To Do (Part 1)

    ExSex: To Do or Not To Do (Part 1)

    Brian and I broke up under relatively ridiculous terms. We were in the midst of a long distance relationship. A passionate one. We both got...

  • PostCardsFromYoMomma: When Moms EMail…

    PostCardsFromYoMomma: When Moms EMail…

    My best friend and I spend our days at work looking for fun things to entertain us. It used to be Facebook until we realized...

  • I’ll Be a Cute Brunette, Please: The World of Avatars

    I’ll Be a Cute Brunette, Please: The World of Avatars

    #8220;What the F$%k is an AVATAR?“, I thought to myself just a little over a year ago. My nine-year-old nephew told me that he’d bet...

  • Training for New Year’s Eve 2008

    Training for New Year’s Eve 2008

    This morning while slightly (and by slightly I mean, shoot-me-in-the-face) bored at work, I illegally signed into my AIM. (Tip to all you working ladies...

  • Online Dating Take 2: The Cons

    Online Dating Take 2: The Cons

    Just last week I was praising the genius who invented online dating. But, like most things (and people) I interact with in this world, I...

  • The Dorm Pregame: Do It Right

    The Dorm Pregame: Do It Right

    Ah, dorm life. What a beautiful time. The shower shoes, the sloppy Friday nights, the obnoxious girls down the hall that think it’s cute to...

  • Get Some Friends…Loneliness is Bad for Your Health

    Get Some Friends…Loneliness is Bad for Your Health

    Starting off a “real life” in a new city far from home after recently graduating college in May can be a very scary and lonely...

  • Gmail Chat is the New AIM

    Gmail Chat is the New AIM

    I am loving Gmail chat, or Gchat as those of us in the know like to call it. And I am so over AOL Instant...

  • My Mom is on My Buddy List

    My Mom is on My Buddy List

    When we first got a computer—and the internet—my sister and I pitched a fit. At age 8, I was sure that this thing called the...

  • Iz Texting like ttally fcking w/ur grammr?

    Iz Texting like ttally fcking w/ur grammr?

    OMG! No U Ddnt! I’ve never been the biggest fan of text messaging. I still have one of those phones where you have to press...

  • Sibling Rivalry: Are Britney and Paris Bangable?

    Sibling Rivalry: Are Britney and Paris Bangable?

    Yup. My brother and I had another lovely convo on IM. And in this exciting installment, we learn many things, including: 1. Guys will sleep...

  • AIM Marriage Proposal … For Real

    AIM Marriage Proposal … For Real

    As I was browsing the internet on a snowy Sunday, I came across something that really made me wonder if AIM usage has reached a...