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Old 04-10-2012, 07:03 AM
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....political opinions of America? Annoying. Area codes 843 and 503. Being on the Do Not Call list does not help. I no longer answer these calls but still annoying as they call once or twice/day.

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Old 04-10-2012, 07:19 AM
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the Do Not Call list is no longer effective now that the caller can spoof the number that appears on the caller ID. Except for calls from numbers that I definitely know, I'm at the point where I just don't answer my phone anymore.
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Do Not Call does not apply to political "polls." The politicians made sure they were excluded when they passed the law. What else is new? An unpublished number works best, IMO.
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Old 04-10-2012, 07:50 AM
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I get the same call all the time.
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all the time, i hate that shit.
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I even get them on my cell phone, which really pisses me off because I have potential new clients calling so I have to answer calls but am using minutes or paying for them to call me with that shit
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Thats funny, I make a habit of not answering numbers from people I have not spoken to before.

I received several missed calls on my cell phone from the 503 area code each day.
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I have an unpublished cell # and get those calls too. Also calls to lower my credit card debt despite the fact I have no credit card debt. I too stopped answering calls from #'s I don't recognize and I turned off my voice mail too. I'm about ready to throw the cellphone in the drink. LOL
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I get a lot of calls from Oregon on my cell for polls.
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My phone is on silent unless I'm traveling or when my GF is out of the house. I only answer the phone for people in my contact list or a number I recognize. I haven't gotten a survey or sales call in years. I also don't return a missed call unless there's a voicemail.
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