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post Aug 13 2016, 07:58 PM
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I was on Holiday a few weeks ago and was astonished to see Mum Dad Son and Daughter siting at a table in a bar not even communicating with each other but all staring at there mobile phones??? FFS what is the world coming too?


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post Aug 13 2016, 09:43 PM
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I was on Holiday a few weeks ago and was astonished to see Mum Dad Son and Daughter siting at a table in a bar not even communicating with each other but all staring at there mobile phones??? FFS what is the world coming too?

Sadly all too common, I have to yell at my 40+ kids about it every time I see them! I have a flip phone which is never on!

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post Aug 14 2016, 10:04 AM
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Meh, I think maybe people should concern themselves less with what other people are doing. Playing with a phone is only really like reading a newspaper or book.
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post Aug 14 2016, 11:10 AM
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QUOTE (Canadian Exile @ Aug 13 2016, 10:43 PM) *
QUOTE (dr jekyll @ Aug 13 2016, 03:58 PM) *
I was on Holiday a few weeks ago and was astonished to see Mum Dad Son and Daughter siting at a table in a bar not even communicating with each other but all staring at there mobile phones??? FFS what is the world coming too?

Sadly all too common, I have to yell at my 40+ kids about it every time I see them! I have a flip phone which is never on!


You must have your hands full with that many kids!
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post Aug 14 2016, 01:45 PM
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QUOTE (dr jekyll @ Aug 13 2016, 03:58 PM) *
I was on Holiday a few weeks ago and was astonished to see Mum Dad Son and Daughter siting at a table in a bar not even communicating with each other but all staring at there mobile phones??? FFS what is the world coming too?

Sadly all too common, I have to yell at my 40+ kids about it every time I see them! I have a flip phone which is never on!


You must have your hands full with that many kids!

It's the wives that are the main problem! biggrin.gif biggrin.gif


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post Aug 14 2016, 06:31 PM
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QUOTE (XWWB @ Aug 14 2016, 11:04 AM) *
Meh, I think maybe people should concern themselves less with what other people are doing. Playing with a phone is only really like reading a newspaper or book.

Yes but you don't start fingering your newspaper or a book walking down a busy street pushing a baby in front of you.


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post Aug 14 2016, 06:54 PM
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Meh, I think maybe people should concern themselves less with what other people are doing. Playing with a phone is only really like reading a newspaper or book.

Yes but you don't start fingering your newspaper or a book walking down a busy street pushing a baby in front of you.

Exactly, or driving a car like 50% of the people do over here!


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post Aug 14 2016, 08:42 PM
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Meh, I think maybe people should concern themselves less with what other people are doing. Playing with a phone is only really like reading a newspaper or book.

Yes but you don't start fingering your newspaper or a book walking down a busy street pushing a baby in front of you.


I have never fingered a newspaper.

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post Aug 14 2016, 10:23 PM
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Meh, I think maybe people should concern themselves less with what other people are doing. Playing with a phone is only really like reading a newspaper or book.

Yes but you don't start fingering your newspaper or a book walking down a busy street pushing a baby in front of you.


I have never fingered a newspaper.

What about a magazine? biggrin.gif


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post Aug 15 2016, 12:28 PM
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Meh, I think maybe people should concern themselves less with what other people are doing. Playing with a phone is only really like reading a newspaper or book.

Yes but you don't start fingering your newspaper or a book walking down a busy street pushing a baby in front of you.


I have never fingered a newspaper.


You've never fingered The People?
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post Aug 15 2016, 06:20 PM
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Meh, I think maybe people should concern themselves less with what other people are doing. Playing with a phone is only really like reading a newspaper or book.

Yes but you don't start fingering your newspaper or a book walking down a busy street pushing a baby in front of you.


I have never fingered a newspaper.


You've never fingered The People?


Come to think of it I did go out with this rich bird for a while and may have fingered her Guardian.
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post Aug 15 2016, 07:35 PM
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Meh, I think maybe people should concern themselves less with what other people are doing. Playing with a phone is only really like reading a newspaper or book.

Yes but you don't start fingering your newspaper or a book walking down a busy street pushing a baby in front of you.


I have never fingered a newspaper.


You've never fingered The People?


Come to think of it I did go out with this rich bird for a while and may have fingered her Guardian.


Or it might be your preference to finger a Mail?
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post Aug 15 2016, 10:02 PM
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QUOTE (XWWB @ Aug 14 2016, 11:04 AM) *
Meh, I think maybe people should concern themselves less with what other people are doing. Playing with a phone is only really like reading a newspaper or book.

Yes but you don't start fingering your newspaper or a book walking down a busy street pushing a baby in front of you.


I have never fingered a newspaper.


You've never fingered The People?


Come to think of it I did go out with this rich bird for a while and may have fingered her Guardian.


Or it might be your preference to finger a Mail?


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