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post #21 of 66
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Originally Posted by s-x View Post
When he calls, ask him where he lives. Go there, kill him.
I second this.

I'd definately fart down the phone first though.

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Originally Posted by Maxxa View Post
Tell them to hang on a second and walk away. After a couple times they will stop calling.
Oh but this is a good option. I actually do this when i get bothered by insurance companies offering me policies. A polite "hang on a second" then leave the phone off the hook while you do other tasks, works a charm.

That, or if you got another phone, call another insurance company and put it against the other handset, that can be amusing.
Edited by Thingamajig - 2/9/11 at 2:10pm
post #22 of 66
Do what I do with salesmen who call me. I act like I am interested, and then say, " Oh my roast is burning in the oven, can you wait a minute so I can get it out. Then I put the phone down, and don't come back. had one moron hang on for 38 minutes before he knew I was not coming back.
Edited by PcKiller - 2/9/11 at 2:13pm
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Do what I do with salesmen who call me. I act like I am interested, and then say, " Oh my roast is burning in the oven, can you want a minute so I can get it out. Then I put the phone down, and don't come back. had one moron hang on for 38 minutes before he knew I was not coming back.
you don't even cook roast do you
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you don't even cook roast do you
I don't even know what they are. LOL
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Rape whistles work every time then try speaking Cambodian if they're still there...
Edited by epitek - 2/9/11 at 2:20pm
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post #26 of 66
Do you have an older relative that has Alzheimer's or Senility ?
If you do, put them on the phone and let them do their thing, and the caller won't be calling back...ever.
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Its likely your phone provider sold your number
    
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I don't even know what they are. LOL
heresy! they're absolutely delicious!
mmmm yummy
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1.Go feed your dog if you have one and put the phone by the bowl.

2. VENT!!
The above reason is why i just love telemarketers on bad days, it relieves stress
    
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2 words: Rick Roll

Tell him you were calling to give him a message then crank it up so he knows that you are never gonna give him up.
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