Inside the mind of a master procrastinator | Tim Urban

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Tim Urban knows that procrastination doesn’t make sense, but he’s never been able to shake his habit of waiting until the last minute to get things done. In this hilarious and insightful talk, Urban takes us on a journey through YouTube binges, Wikipedia rabbit holes and bouts of staring out the window — and encourages us to think harder about what we’re really procrastinating on, before we run out of time.

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annmarie delatorre says:

I'm procrastinating right now!!!

Celespeon says:

I saw this video a while ago and am finally watching

Locahontas says:

The irony is that he can write about procrastination without procrastinating yet not write a thesis without doing so.

YangdaY says:

I have never seen a more true video!!!!! #Relatable

Lisa Marmur says:

I am watching this five minutes after starting the planning of my paper which is due in two weeks.

Gladius Draco says:

680k likes, 6.8k dislikes.
I love when things like this happens.

ArdelleVision says:

Love that I stumbled upon this video. I'm an amazing procrastinator.

Forrest Ager says:

You know good damn and well you have something important to be doing. You know… like, binge watching The Office until 1 in the morning.

Talosgak 123 says:

* adding Video to watch later *

HyperShard says:

5:50 sorry, but I gotta disagree with you there. All kinds of animals are capable of making plans; look at just about any animal on Earth that stores food, instead of eating it right then and there.

Rogue Snek says:

I am moving out in forty eight hours. I am not finished packing. I am watching this video

Kill me

balan er says:

Watching this video
Because I'm procrastinating right now is so insanely ironical I can't even begin to describe this feeling.
And I'm going through everything he says just now

Fancy Food Fight says:

This looks interesting, I'll definitely watch it later

mohamed moha says:

Finally I can relate 100% to something… Ps I did do my 8 months thesis in 10 days and I got a pretty good grade… true story

Амири Мавлонзода says:

Downloaded the video , will watch it tomorrow.

Clinton Ramos says:

Lol my capstone is due in 3 days

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