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“Pokémon Go” only launched a few days ago and it seems like everyone’s already talking about it. The augmented reality game went viral over the weekend and is now seemingly everywhere.
Here’s how Delawareans are responding.
Some were thrilled by it, finding PokeStops during dinner:
I'm trying to enjoy my dinner but a Pokemon master's job is never done. ??? pic.twitter.com/CP8UiJ0RIU
— KC (@kayla_creek) July 10, 2016
Or while walking the dog:
Scout and I like to take walks and catch Pokémon pic.twitter.com/TPZYw7t0nW
— Jordan Wyatt (@buflowyattwings) July 7, 2016
Or before class:
I can't wait to hear the tardy to class excuses
"Well you see professor… There was this rare Pokemon"
— Ian (@ianmbehm) July 11, 2016
Or not playing at all and waiting for your brother to get back in the car:
Me when Dan randomly gets out of the car to go catch a Pokemon pic.twitter.com/OvRzJba6kf
— Katey (@kateyparas) July 9, 2016
Or while being self aware:
I made the mistake of downloading the Pokemon game bc now I'm addicted, and it's literally been 5 minutes since I've downloaded it ?
— jennnn (@Jenn_Reyess) July 10, 2016
Or while being disappointed:
Jesus, Delaware is a Pokestop wasteland. Get your act together.
— (((DanDanNoodles))) (@BrottDawg) July 11, 2016
But the truth is, Pokémon isn’t just for children anymore. Adults seem to be addicted, too.-30-
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