When midterms wind down and finals start up, there are usually two routes for the average college student to take. If you’re studious and on top of things, now might be when you start to spend more time in Powell than you do in your own dorm. But if you’re a procrastinator, you might find a sudden interest in everything except what you need to do.
One of the leading modes of procrastination is Netflix – where you can mooch off of your parents’ account and waste the day away living vicariously through a zombie slayer or a damsel in distress. Fun as it may seem to ignore your responsibilities and engross yourself in a scripted world, it does come with some drawbacks. Here are a few reasons why college students and Netflix have a love/hate relationship.