Last week, for instance, I became unproductively fixated on live tweets from the G-20 protests in London.
It wasn’t until I saw posts from fellow procrastinators—“Glued to Twitter; getting nothing done”—that I realized that I wasn’t alone. We had crossed the Rubicon between social networking and social not working.
Today’s strangely irresistible fly paper: Zappos new real-time map (above) of what its customers are buying online. Voyeurs and foot fetishists may never get any work done again.