Am I an Xbox Widow?

By | August 25th, 2010|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Xbox widows are people that complain that their spouses are playing on the Xbox all the time, that they are in second place to the console.You can read on websites that some people are relegated to the bedroom to watch the 14inch portable TV all night, while their partner plays on the Xbox on the 42inch plasma.When playing Xbox you might hear someone saying they have to sign out as their other-half wants to watch Eastenders or Big Brother and it will be divorce if they don't. There's even a Facebook group for ithttp://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=60579179697A forum http://www.sheffieldforum.co.uk/archive/index.php/t-211954.htmlAnd a support grouphttp://www.cafemom.com/group/37146Some sound really extreme, like the guys that don't work and just spend 24/7 playing on the Xbox but generally its just the evenings people seem to complain about,  griping that they don't get any time with their spouses or the TV. Basically they feel unloved or replaced by the Xbox. Thank goodness I don't have that problem.  We like gaming in this house.  We have 2 Xboxes, a playstation2 (not a PS3 we aren't greedy), one main PC and some laptops [...]