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View Poll Results: Do you/your family still have an active home phone?
Yes, we are dinosaurs stuck in a world of technology. 85 65.38%
No, that shit is so 2005. 45 34.62%
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:03 AM   #1
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Do you have a home phone number?

My friend just told me that his family still has a home phone. It kinda blew my mind a bit. I've exclusively used cell phones for like 6 years now. I wonder if they use AOL dial-up as well.


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Old 05-13-2013, 02:05 AM   #2
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:06 AM   #3
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Still got a home phone so that the cellphone doesn't get spammed with toll free and whatnot.
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:06 AM   #4
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I do but I don't use even know what it is. When I lived in my old city less than a year ago I still knew the number and used it from time to time.
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:07 AM   #5
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It's useful when it comes to using it on forms where you need to put down a phone number but don't want to give your cell phone.
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:07 AM   #6
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Yeah big whoop wanna fight about it.
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:08 AM   #7
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Still got a home phone so that the cellphone doesn't get spammed with toll free and whatnot.



I don't understand what those have to do with each other.
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:12 AM   #8
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I don't understand what those have to do with each other.

The toll free companies obviously do.
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:18 AM   #9
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I haven't had a land line since last year. I find my cell phone easier cause I could get caller id, text, send pics, look on the internet, block numbers, and do various other things on it that I couldn't do on my land line without getting extra charges.
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:20 AM   #10
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:22 AM   #11
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For years no. Like, probably about 10. We only got one again about 3 or 4 months ago. We never use it. None of us even remember the number. It came free with the cable subscription or something.

For those that do: Ey bay BAY! How's about you hook me up with dem digits?
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:23 AM   #12
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No, but that shit is older than 2005. I think we got rid of our house phone in 2002 or 2003.
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:26 AM   #13
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Technically, yes we do have a home number, but there hasn't been a phone hooked up to it for like 5 years now. We only kept it because Charter would rape us otherwise.
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:50 AM   #14
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Yes, my mom uses it a lot. Plus it's free with our TV/internet/mobile phone subscriptions
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Old 05-13-2013, 02:59 AM   #15
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I think skype is doing a good job.
Plus you don't get those annoying telemarketers
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Old 05-13-2013, 03:04 AM   #16
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My parents have one at their house. My dad wants to get rid of it though. I just stick to my cell phone.
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Old 05-13-2013, 03:05 AM   #17
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mobile phones are for losers
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Old 05-13-2013, 03:39 AM   #18
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No, not for 12 years, my Parents do though.
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Old 05-13-2013, 03:48 AM   #19
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Landlines, no, those are useless and stupid.

Ironically my entire line of work depends on landlines and will be made obsolete once the elderly are capable of texting.
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Old 05-13-2013, 03:51 AM   #20
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Yes, but it's VoIP for free international calls. I never pick up the landline. Ever.
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