12 Signs You Might Be Spending Way Too Much Time on Tumblr

Don't worry, we won't take it against you.
by Carina Santos   |  Feb 23, 2015
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 1  Your favorite artist releases a new music video and your first thought is, "I wonder if there's already a GIF of that."

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via 
www.buzzfeed.com

Because GIFs are EVERYTHING~*~.

 2  You have a GIF folder (and sub folders).

The best way you know how to tell a story is through GIFs. Because GIFs are EVERYTHING~*~.  

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 3  Your browser's homepage is the Tumblr login page.

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via gettrendygifs.wordpress.com

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Actually, no. It's your dashboard because hello, who even signs out of Tumblr?

 4  Reblog > retweet

Reblogged it before? Doesn’t matter! You'll do it again if it's your favorite GIF set.

 5  You wish you could talk in long hashtags in real life.

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I mean, you're already thinking in them.

 6  Your fandoms never die.

The best thing about Tumblr is that there's space for every fandom, even the ones you had when you were 5.

 7  There is a ship for everything.

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via 
weknowmemes.com

Like the Internet's Rule #34: if it exists, you've probably shipped it already.

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 8  Sometimes, when you get really, really excited, the only people you can tell are your Tumblr friends.

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via 
curiouser.booklikes.com

They just get it.

 9  When you see a pretty picture, you get the urge to put text on it.

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via 
www.reddit.com

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Even when it doesn't make sense.

 10  Tumblr is your newspaper.

Sure, it may be selective news, but at least you're trying.

 11  Down with #FOMO!

Tumblr is the first place you look to get caught up with current events, social issues, and episode recaps.

 12  When you look outside the window, facing a sunrise and sleep to the sound of a rooster cockadoodle-doo-ing, it doesn't even faze you.

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www.buzzfeed.com

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The body can survive on power naps, right?

READ MORE:
11 Signs You Might Be Spending Way Too Much Time on Instagram 
7 Times Tumblr Talked About Our Fandoms And Blew Us Away 
10 Times Tumblr Talked About Dating Perfectly
 

What are your other online addictions? Dish with other equally obsessed Candy Girls in the comments below or tweet us #@candymagdotcom to join in on the conversation!

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Carina Santos
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Carina is a writer and visual artist based in Manila. She has a fondness for mountains and One Direction, unabashedly. Okay, maybe a little abashedly.
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