We’re a pretty connected society these days. Everyone has a cell phone. We’ve all got email addresses and we can’t live without daily access to the internet. Do you think you could last a week without these modern conveniences? The Managing Editor of Forbes put himself to the test, attempting to live seven whole days without a cell phone, BlackBerry, or email. Let’s just say he didn’t do so well.
In fact, he couldn’t even make it past 48 hours. With all those missed emails, the inability to call the office while out on the town, and being forced to use icky New York public pay phones, Dennis Kneale broke down into absolute tears. Check out the video and witness the severe withdrawal symptoms that were not unlike a smoker who is trying to quit or a recovering alcoholic.