The Alarm Call

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Staying at a hotel one night, I arranged for an alarm call at 8:30 AM. At 8:25 the phone rang, and a voice asked if it was I who had ordered the call. [ Read More ]

Beware of Autopilot Mode When Answering the Phone

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Everyone has a standard greeting they use when answering the phone at work and mine has always been, “Good morning, Name of Company/Department, Melanie speaking.” [ Read More ]

Three Surprising Things That Won’t Kill Your Laptop

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In the Thunderdome match between kids and electronics, only one will leave the dome. Sadly, that one will need a diaper change. [ Read More ]

LOL– 21st Century Parents

Amelita's Father

One of the best things about being an adult is loving, rather than loathing with extreme embarrassment, the ridiculous things that my parents do (“Ugh Mom stop being so supportive of me!!” “Dad, I don’t need a ride! Jeeze!”). [ Read More ]

Not Quite an Apple Laptop

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My old laptop needed a revamp. It took me less than $1 to do so. [ Read More ]

Mouse-to-Mouse, Anyone?

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I work in a busy office where a computer going down causes an inconvenience. [ Read More ]

She Got the Wrong Phone Number

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I was watching a film with my fiancée when the phone rang and I clicked pause knowing that it was probably either one of her friends or her sister and for the next forty-five minutes, if I were lucky, I would have to wait until I could restart the film. [ Read More ]

Impressions Over the Phone Part 1 [PODCAST]

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Pia tells the story of teaching her young son, Dylan, how to properly answer the phone. Although, the results of the lessons are questionable, at best! [ Read More ]

Handy Phone

I found a guy behind me at the restaurant cashier that has a built-in phone handle in his hands. [ Read More ]

Who’s Smartest in the Family?

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I was at my cousin’s place. I think the dog is the smartest in the family. [ Read More ]

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