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Old 07-13-2010, 09:42 PM   #12
DustCropper
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
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Originally Posted by SyntheticGerbil View Post
That's true, but a lot of the Americans without internet live in rural areas and really don't comprise the amount that are always online and gaming. I would think Americans still have a large percentage online even with most of the country still having the resort to dialup (no joke!).

However, I have many podunk type relatives who probably would be playing online at all times of the day if they had a reliable connection where they live.
I agree, I think by sheer numbers the US has among the most high-speed internet users in the world. But when I visit my family's home in a rural part of Texas, I'm lucky to get a decent connection through their shoddy dial-up on AOL.


--Dusty
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