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B.C. by Mastroianni and Hart for May 13, 2019

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    Mordock999 Premium Member 2 months ago

    No quite WRONG!

    You have to invent Caller I.D. First……….,

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    Enter.Name.Here  2 months ago

    “It doesn’t work yet. I’m still working on something I call “The Phone Company”…"

    https://youtu.be/iFRc6nt4hbQ

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    jdbligh  2 months ago

    Ugh. Voice mail is much worse.

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    dave.glass1960  2 months ago

    Helps if you have 2 of them as well..

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    Watcher  2 months ago

    You forgot the coin slot or rock slot.

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    HappyDog Premium Member 2 months ago

    Why panic? It could be the lottery commission.

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    CallMeMeg  2 months ago

    Nice job, Mr Ameche.

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    mrcooncat  2 months ago

    We used to have 1 (one) pay phone remaining in our small town, sort of right on the main corner of the business district. Alas, some years ago, they tore that one down too. Can’t remember the last time I saw a pay phone .. except for perhaps on American Pickers.

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    hfergus Premium Member 2 months ago

    I barely remember party lines. And telephone answering machines in my area were around long before caller ID was.

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    Zebrastripes  2 months ago

    My first experience with the phone was when you picked up the receiver, a voice said, “NUMBER PLEASE”.

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    Geophyzz  2 months ago

    The lack of any enclosure around the phone explains why SuperCaveMan has yet to appear in the strip.

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    vaughnrl2003 Premium Member 2 months ago

    What is with the curly power cable? Is that a manual batter charging spinner thing in the middle? sigh…

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    Michael G  2 months ago

    I own it. Not the other way around. Ignoring the phone is the air I breathe.

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    sanderling75  2 months ago

    Hear the ring, and depending on the number, click ‘talk’ then ‘off’, or say hello to permitted caller. Hate when the scammers use the answering machine to spread verbal fertilizer on my time.

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    DanFlak  2 months ago

    My contacts and those businesses with which I do business have distinct ring tones. Everyone else has the default ring tone. If I hear the default ring tone, I don’t answer. They seldom leave voice mails either.

    I still have a land line. It has caller ID. I also have nomorobo. Most robotdialers ring once and then stop. At any rate, If I don’t recognize the ID, I don’t answer, and I never answer during dinner no matter who it is.

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    rshive  2 months ago

    Has voice mail been invented yet?

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    JudyHendrickson  2 months ago

    whats that a teenagerwould say!!!

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    JPuzzleWhiz  2 months ago

    Ummm…I seem to remember a “B.C.” strip from a few decades ago (I think it was in the seventies) where one of them had invented a telephone. A second caveman (I forget which ones they were) said, “Let’s make a call!” and the first one said, “We can’t. I only invented one!”

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    assrdood  2 months ago

    Describes my reaction to numbers I don’t recognize. Telemarketers and “robos” really pi$$ me off.

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    Mediatech  2 months ago

    Inside the phone is a parrot, who will take you message, then fly to the receiving phone and repeat it.

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    Nannette Boulais Premium Member 2 months ago

    Remember when the people you were with were more important than the phone????

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    viking-riverrat  2 months ago

    Wow, this is prehistoric, it’s a land line.

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    k_aplin  2 months ago

    I fixed mine so it doesn’t ring… just goes straight to voicemail.

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    Cesar  2 months ago

    Jajaja. So true.

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    eladee  2 months ago

    Exactly.

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    Jml58  2 months ago

    Hallo Central.

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    fgerbil46  2 months ago

    Sounds about right.

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    robert grauberger Premium Member 2 months ago

    If you pick up the receiver, do you hear Lilly Tomlin?

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    falcon_370f  2 months ago

    Alexander Graham Bell was making a fence with some wood and a long piece of wire. He said “There’ something strange going on around here. I keep hearing the voice of uncle Meyer.” “I told him Mr Graham Cracker (That was my little joke), with that wire you’ve got the world in your power. Just get an earpiece and a mouthpiece and a piece in between and you’ll sponsor the telephone hour!”

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    eddi_tbh  2 months ago

    The greatest invention in human history is the off switch for phones.

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    Night-Gaunt49  2 months ago

    More mess ups by the education devices in their artificially made caves. Made for them by the people who made them and the to her life-forms to survive and come back as the new human race. They hadn’t planned on the cannibals across the ocean.

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