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We've been hearing for years of that certain elusive breed of human that is extra-sensitive to certain radio frequencies and electromagnetic fields, so it was only a time before those wire-tethered folks took shot across our wireless-loving bow. According to a local NBC news affiliate, Sante Fe resident Arthur Firstenberg (not pictured right) has organized a group of electro-sensitive citizens to rally against WiFi and cellphone use in public space, claiming it violates the Americans with Disabilities Act. No doubt it is indeed a sticky situation, but we're pretty sure Firstenberg and co are going to have to do a little better than claiming to "get chest pain and it doesn't go away right away" if they really expect an entire city (or country) to cease using wireless communications.
Source [Engadget]
Original Source [KOB News New Mexico]
Edited by rabidgnome229 - 5/23/08 at 11:27pm
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I'm sick of all of these allergic people, I'm still bitter about not being able to eat a peanut butter and jam sandwich back in 6th grade because 1 of the 30 kids in the class was allergic to peanuts...
    
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I'm allergic to stupid people, can I rally against them??
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I'm allergic to stupid people, can I rally against them??
LOL nice one

but yea, do they really think that the court will give a flying f**k about his band of, let's say, 1000 people, who complain off ill effects around anything wireless? if they banned all wireless services in public places, the nation would come to a streaking halt. idiots.. they should jsut die


i get reallly sick WITHOUT wireless services. banning wireless services would be a violation against my terms of the national dissabilities act
Edited by r34p3rex - 5/23/08 at 11:31pm
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they're gonna be awful pissed when the presiding judge in "The People vs Electrosensitive Nutjobs" clips on his wireless mic
    
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I'm allergic to stupid people, can I rally against them??
Wait, you're still alive? Being allergic to stupid is like being allergic to water man!


What ever happened to Darwinism?
    
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Yay, more frivolous lawsuits!
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You can't complete a circuit with a butter knife, though
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