I took an e-mail fast.
One day long.
36 unread messages in my various inboxes.
Thought: Why the heck do I have three different e-mail addresses?
Thought: Do I really weed through an average of 30+ e-mail messages a day?
Thought: No wonder I don’t have time for anything else.
Action: Weed through e-mails as they come, switching important things over to one address with a good junk filter. Unsubscribe from some stuff.
Action: Take a day-long break from e-mail once a month.
Action: Install “RescueTime” to keep track of how much time I spend on e-mail, etc. during a given week. Pare it down.
(Post title is from one of the best commercials of all time: http://www.commercialcloset.org/photos/videos//wamu-nude.flv)