John A. Quayle blueoval at SGI.NET
Wed Nov 17 18:17:38 MST 1999

At 03:31 PM 11/17/99 -0700, Jim Nantz wrote:
>Here in Phoenix UsWorst is offering a service for people who don't like
>being bothered by telemarketers.  If anyone calls you whose name is not
>available to the caller id box gets the operator instead of you.  The
>operator asks them their name.  Then the operator calls you and asks if
>you want to talk to this person.  I work with a man who has it.  He
>tells me he hasn't had one call from a telemarketer since he signed up.
>Now if they only had something like that for junk mail.

        Truly! Now, if only the Pennsylvania Bell caller block would only work
when there's no ID on the box!



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