POV

Web Junkie: Disease or Social Phenomenon?

Clip: Season 28 Episode 4 | 50s

The clip begins with one of the boys at the treatment center, Nicky, saying, “Most of us don't think we have Internet addiction. It's not a real disease. It's a social phenomenon.” It ends when Nicky says he was just getting good at the game when he “had to come to this camp.”

Aired: 07/12/15

Rating: NR

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