In just the past 20 years, the Internet has gone from the fringes of nerd society to obnoxious ‘Like us on Facebook!’ comments popping up on Walmart receipts. But many see all this technology as a distraction instead of a tool.

To test that belief, Joseph Garner figuratively dove into America with nothing but his laptop and the clothes on his back. Using only the virtual town square of CraigsList as a way to connect with people, he tries to survive for 31 days in Craigslist Joe.