Category: Telephone

Confusing Phonetic Alphabet 3

Confusing Phonetic Alphabet

If you want to politely infuriate someone on the phone who asks you to spell something, this confusing phonetic alphabet should work perfectly. For your convenience, I’ve created 2 printable versions so that you can easily hang this in your cubicle for easy access.  Here is the full color version,...

PLAYBOY: The Girls of Ma Bell 2

PLAYBOY: The Girls of Ma Bell

The following article and pictures are taken from the July 1982 issue of Playboy magazine which featured nekkid pics of Bell workers. You can click on any of the pictures in this post to see the full sized NAKED pictures. If you are under the age of 18, be sure...

Weird Phones at a Malt Factory 1

Weird Phones at a Malt Factory

Recently I received an email with some pictures from a secret mysterious anonymous source. It said, “I’ve been doing construction for Malt Europ, previously known as the company Froedtert Malt. They make the malt that goes into Miller beer. I was in one of the buildings today and spotted this...

Top 10 Movie Telephone Tricks 15

Top 10 Movie Telephone Tricks

Ever been impressed at a movie character’s elite phone abilities? I sure have a few times. Here’s my collection of 10 great phone movie moments in no particular order… David Lightman Obtains A Free Call: In Wargames, David Lightman, played by Matthew Broderick, is stuck out in the desert somewhere...

Death To The Baby Bells! 0

Death To The Baby Bells!

I clicked on a Yahoo ad the other day. It’s something I’ve never done intentionally but the internet was running slow and the ad caught my eye as I was waiting for a page to come up. So I clicked on it. The ad was for Vonage Digital Voice which...

Free Long Distance, Courtesy of Sprint PCS 5

Free Long Distance, Courtesy of Sprint PCS

Back in September you might remember reading about my adventure with store display cell phones in a local Office Max. I mentioned that it might be possible to use working display phones and forward their phone calls to a long distance number that you frequenty dial. Well last weekend me...