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I Hate the Phone Company

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    Stingy Buggers!!

    Cox cable has a great deal on a bundle including tv, phone, and internet. Trouble is I cant take advantage of it because the stupid phone company that services my area is fighting letting them in. Dont understand how this is possible...free market and all....but apparently...
    Lexus Lexus 36-40, F Nov 28, 2007

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    Audimated @sshole!

    Just this past Friday I tried to pay my phonebill by check over phone (as I always do). But this time I needed to split my charges up into 2 payments. Of coarse, I get the promps and automated guy. After 10 minutes of getting NOWHERE, I scream: NEED HELP! Finally transfered to a...
    emerald emerald 36-40, F 5 Responses Nov 28, 2007

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    Talk Talk Charging For Free Local Calls!

    People connected to talk talk need to check their bills CAREFULLY  i noticed on my latest bill that i was charged for four local calls which are supposed to be free  i was told that by the talk talk customer service person that if you talk for over 60 minutes you will...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 27, 2009

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    Morons!

    So, yesterday I went and paid my phone bill, which includes my DSL. My home phone had been shut off for a few weeks and I knew that my DSL was coming next, so I went online and checked my email and went to pay the bill. When I got home, my internet was disconnected, but it was to...
    trehuginhipee trehuginhipee 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 15, 2008

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    Some of those operators are not listening to

    you. They should just listening to you first otherwise they won't understand why are you calling about.
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 24, 2014

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    Cannot Get Through

    I used to have a phone company for the Internet only.  I signed up for the Internet billing, and that suddendly allowed me to have two accounts.  Unfortunately, after cancelling in July, I found that the Internet account was still billing me. So I promptly...
    Gwen110 Gwen110 36-40, F Mar 6, 2009

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    i tried to update my phone and now it wont work. and i'm trying to get it fixed right now, if you can't get a hold of me, i will do my best to check this later!! OMG!! I Hate it. i...
    ophelia379 ophelia379 26-30, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    My story isn't quite like everyone else.. we live about 300 miles away so we only get the "princess" during the summer but that is a few months of my house being taken over and...
    EvilStepMom33 EvilStepMom33 26-30, F 12 hrs ago

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    When I wanna sleep, people call me at freaking 3am. I get all cranky and I'm just like, "WHAT?!" and their reactions are, "Hi." Are they TRYING to drive me nuts? My sleep pattern...
    MariosGirl95 MariosGirl95 18-21, F 12 hrs ago

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    Ugh. HATE talking on the phone, in general...
    ThirtySevenX ThirtySevenX 46-50, M 2 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    I tend to screen my calls on the landline, if it's important, I'll pick it up. If not, the answer phone can get it, if the other person doesn't leave a message, it's clearly not...
    usernameinneed usernameinneed 26-30, M 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    I hate when people look at my phone while I'm typing. It's not that I have something to hide... It's just none of their damn business
    jyjyb jyjyb 18-21, F 5 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    I hate me life. apparently my parents don't love me. I'm not important to my so called friends and every one hates me. I always thought it was them that where wrong but I see that...
    psychopuppet23 psychopuppet23 18-21, M 2 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    I read this morning breathing easy"s story about balance and realized that I have a problem with EP and balance . I have it on my phone and use it everywhere . I need to...
    Dancemomisme Dancemomisme 46-50, F 4 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    Suicide is easy. Reach your hand out, you get drugs. Break something with your hands, you can find a sharp tool to stab or slit. Find a rope, you can find yourself breathless...
    colourflame colourflame 13-15, F 4 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    I say ''**** you'' to hypocrites. my experience with them: mostly work experiences. There are so much companies open to hire new personels, because they just need arms, and...
    typewritter03 typewritter03 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    When you've had company that is so entertaining and bring such a warm feeling enough not to remember turning on the tv or having any electronic devices including cell phones, it...
    SeekingLovetrust SeekingLovetrust 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    I used to love it. I used to go into work early because I loved it and I love the people. In May 2014, I graduated from college and I decided to do nothing for a month; no looking...
    MrShortStory MrShortStory 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    I can't support him. I can't feel sorry for him. I can't love him. My dad was diagnosed with Leukemia at the beginning of the year. And honestly, I felt nothing. I tried to cry, I...
    kberg26 kberg26 22-25 1 day ago

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    I hate it, but I guess I've spent quite a bit of time in my life waiting on phone calls. Did I get the job did I get the job did I get the job? Call me already! >:o Now, I've got...
    TheBadgeringWitness TheBadgeringWitness 31-35 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Im starting to think biometrics is going too far. I have an iphone 6 but i never use touch id. If the police want to look in your phone they can force your to unlock it with a...
    IamD3ATHincarnate IamD3ATHincarnate 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    Sometimes I don't know if it's me that's thinking, or if it's my mother's thinking. She affects my life this much. I seriously hate her so much. She flips out at the smallest of...
    xparex xparex 16-17 2 days ago

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    Especially the ones who use the governments Do Not Call list as a source for working phone numbers. And the government thatwill not enforce their rules. Because if they did then...
    nothingon nothingon 61-65, M 2 days ago

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    IDK why he has to lie to me about things I'm not dumb he has lied in the past and still continues to lie even now. I have been lied to so many times in my life by a few ex...
    LuvLostSoul LuvLostSoul 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    It's so awful waiting for things! time seems to go slower and things take forever to happen! :P I hate waiting for someone to call me. I hate waiting for people to get ready to go...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I am to the point that I just don't even care anymore. I met my man 5 years ago. He was just finalizing his divorce. He had been separated from his ex for almost 2 years at...
    roxmac roxmac 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    okay so .. this is very hard for me to talk about. I never told it to anyone. not ever. I could never open it up. even though it is healthy to talk to people but how can i when...
    quinnamore quinnamore 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I hate it when people touch my stuff. I don't like being touched and I don't like it when people touch my stuff. Angelo and I went to an amusement park. We had fun. *fast forward...
    Misaki7590 Misaki7590 18-21, F a week ago

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    Ramy Botros is a seasoned business professional who is employed in a leading software company. He is appointed as the Finance Director from the last 5 years, and since then, he has...
    sigler111 sigler111 22-25, M Jun 22

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    It's almost 1 am....I have to get up at 4 am for work. My jerk husband always teased the dog at bedtime because it's his idea of fun. So the dog sleeps in our bed. And is crowding...
    Karj Karj 51-55, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    There is this habit within my company! If one of your best mates within the company does something bad then everybody would say to you ... "Oh! YOUR friend did ....!" or "We are...
    Wynee Wynee 36-40, F Jun 21

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    Was watching a show. With a pal who needs tv. And saw a commercial. To buy my phone. And realized lied to. This is my fourth. Was told third was new. By the helper...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Jun 21

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    I know it seems typical, the whole "id rather text" stuff, but that's not it. I WOULD rather talk on the phone, I just can't.. It's almost like I have an anxiety attack just...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 21

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    I used to be a caregiver for A 28 year old who has severe autism and is paraplegic as well. the mother with the sheriff elevator Stickney police station in Stickney Illinois. this...
    Breeze82b Breeze82b 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    You'd think at 36 I'd be fully over the facy my father despises me...but no. Once again fathers day rolls around, just like Christmas or his birthday and a knot grows in my gut...
    andreanuse andreanuse 36-40 1 Response Jun 21

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    It makes me sad to see this generation looking down at their phones and missing out on memories of the home around them. My parents just play games on their phones while they watch...
    creativePerspective creativePerspective 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 17

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    So I'm 14, a lesbian and hate my life. I'm out and proud and my mom, dad and sister say they're cool with it. But earlier today, my mom comes up to me and says this, "your sister...
    Kim105 Kim105 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 15

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    Whenever I try to get my mother to understand that I am an adult she usually says something along the lines of, "if you're an adult then you can move out". I'm 20, commuting to...
    IvanaVine IvanaVine 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 15

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    I received a letter addressed to my now ex wife some time ago. It was from a company with Revenue Services in the title so naturally I was suspicious. I texted and asked if...
    enjoymentofquiet enjoymentofquiet 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 15