blunt wrote:Waaaay back when computers were what you held in your hand to add and subtract with. Teachers used to say "Give me the gum" but now it's "Give me the gun."
Ahhh! Now I get it...I'm a little slow in the morning.
Mean Scenester wrote:But man those old Bakelite phones were indestructible. Everything should be made out of that stuff.
I have one of those from my grandparents' house. The number label in the middle of the dial says: "dial AT
las 9..." I need to find an adapter so I can plug it into the "new" jack. Rings louder than a chainsaw-wielding jet-powered air raid siren.
Constucted so robustly, you could bash in someone's head with one...new phones, forget about it.