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its 8PM and im relaxing in front of the tv. the phone rings. i get up and answer it. "Please hold for the next representative. it is very important that you stay on the line"
of all the nerve! there ought to be a law against that
 
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Have you ever called any autameted exchange office.... for 4-5 minutes you are just listening instructions to press another button.
 
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I'm with Randall on this one. Don't call me and put me on hold.
There is a law in Indiana. Got on the no call list when they started it. Rarely do I get a telemarketing call anymore.
 
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I got my husband a Telezapper for Christmas. It detects any computer generated telephone calls and sends them back a signal indicating that the phone number is disconnected. WE don't get a ring at all. All for $25.
Thanks goodness.
 
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what if theres someone calling you overseas.. thru Net2Phone or something??
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Originally posted by Cindy Glass:
The trouble with doing something right the first time is that nobody appreciates how difficult it was.
Therefore make sure to build lots of bugs into your code.


 
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Originally posted by Cindy Glass:
I got my husband a Telezapper for Christmas. It detects any computer generated telephone calls and sends them back a signal indicating that the phone number is disconnected. WE don't get a ring at all. All for $25.
Thanks goodness.


This is funny. Just the otherday I was watching telezapper advertisement on TV and I thought that probably it sends a very strong signal down the line that burns the storage device that has the phone number. i am glad that it is not so.
 
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I was watching telezapper advertisement on TV and I thought that probably it sends a very strong signal down the line that burns the storage device that has the phone number.


great idea! too bad it doesnt work that way
 
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Ever think of screening ALL your calls?
 
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Thank goodness for caller id.
 
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