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Home again, home again.

Yesterday went well. I had a bunch of intelligent questions and stayed late to make sure everyone got some level of satisfaction. This put me into the house at 9:30 PM. 844 more words

Writing

That annoying robocall about a ‘free cruise’ could get you $900

Have you received one of those annoying robocalls saying you won a free cruise? That phone call could now get you up to $900 thanks to a… 151 more words

News

Telemarketer Tales: 4 Lessons from accidentally giving to charity

This blog is about stumbling through life, making crucially dumb mistakes and the lessons learnt from them. My hope is that some of these posts might save someone out there a bit of trouble, so that they don’t repeat my silly blunders. 941 more words

Short Story: BJ Robot

Aloha humans! This insane thing happened earlier and I can’t not tell you.

So, we’re all at my dad’s house today. My sister answered the phone and was trying to get ahold of a real person. 167 more words

Storytime

How to Get Rid of Telemarketers--According to my Grandparents!

  1. Pretend to be sick (fake vomiting makes the lie come alive and scares salespeople off)
  2. Pretend to be going out the door.
  3. If they are calling for you, tell them you are out and take a message.
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Advice

Schumer: 'Ringless Voicemail' From Telemarketers Would Be Consumer Nightmare

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) is worried that robocalls could get worse if the Federal Communications Commission exempts them from the Do Not Call list. 122 more words

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