Mouse Potato


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Mouse potatoes are slightly more active—they sit instead of lay—and interactive—they surf instead of passive 'vegging' in front of the TV—than couch potatoes
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They've got some modern goodies in this new publication, including "mouse potato" - someone who spends a large part of their leisure time using a computer - and "cyberchondriac" - somebody who, having consulted a medical self-diagnosis site on the internet, goes to a doctor complaining of an ailment they have convinced themselves they're suffering from.
Mouse Potato * The online equivalent of a couch potato.
Mouse potato: It had to happen - an invention which does for the Net what the remote-control did for the TV.