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TNTreeHugger

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You know, it just occurred to me the under forty generation never talked to a "real" operator. :oops:

Out of curiosity, I called the 555-1212 number to see what I got.
First I was connected, via recording, to my local phone co-op, a recording asked for "city/state" then after about 12 rings someone with a thick accent answered.
I asked where she was and she refused to tell me.
I gave her my name and address and she told me there was no listing for "...." she spelled it wrong.
She finally got it right and then I got another recording with my phone number.

Definitely NOT an improvement from the "good ol days" when you talked to a real person who was likely an area resident, and definitely a US resident. :(
Jim Croce would not be inspired to write the same song today.
 
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