Oh yes. It is quite possible - especially when you start working at a company that does not have any internet connection, with the exception of your work e-mail.
For the first two weeks of my work life, I had internet connection at work. Which meant I could surf all I wanted, as long as I got the tasks (which were just training exercises at the time) done.
Now that I’ve worked a full (work) week at my
newly assigned project, I have no internet connection. Hurray!
These are the things I normally do when I have internet connection:
Now, all I do is check my Gmail on our iPad and check some status replies on Twitter.