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If my Droid dies young…

Today I am saying goodbye to my smartphone. It’s called the “droid incredible… and it is. While it’s been a fantastic companion in my pocket, it is fiscally irresponsible for me to continue paying the extra $30 each month so I can get email, read Facebook status updates, and check the score to the reds game anytime I want. This was purely a financial decision… or so I thought.Today has been a difficult day for me. I’ve known for a little while that this day was coming, but I hadn’t allowed myself to truly soak it in until this morning. It’s probably a somewhat temporary choice in the big scheme of things, but the thought of not having an awesome phone for any amount of time has really been bothering me. And that has really been bothering me. How addicted have I become to being connected to technology, that I’m even slightly devastated to get rid of my phone. What will I do now? Is there life after technology? These same emotions came for me when Lindsay and I decided to get rid of DIS…