Monday, August 29, 2011

The Mystery Caller Revealed... Kind Of Anyway...

Last Friday I posted a short video clip of a rant about someone calling my phone multiple times a day from a blocked phone number.  If you missed it and want to see it, you can take a look at the Video Blog Archives here and it is the first video.  I HATE blocked phone numbers.  Always have.  On my list of top 10 peeves, I think that one ranks pretty close to the top.


I said in the video that the next time they called, I was going to answer it.  At that point I was so aggravated that I was chomping at the bit for them to call.  Low and behold, they called about 15 minutes after I uploaded the video.  Excellent!  I admit my "hello" was probably more of a "WHAT!"  And here's what was said...


Caller: "Can I pleas speak to the owner of the business?


Me in a REALLY irritated voice: "Which business?"


Caller: "Oh, I'm sorry.  Thank You."


And he hung up.


So I have no idea what he was trying to sell.  I have multiple online ventures going on so who knows if I could have (but probably wouldn't have anyway) used whatever he was calling about.  It just really bugs the hell out of me when someone calls with a blocked number.  Multiple times a day.  Like FIVE times a day.  Every day.  Including Saturday and Sunday starting at 8am.  


I do know that I will NEVER again type in my real phone number when I fill something out for a freebie or samples, etc. for my couponing website.  I'm suspicious to the fact that may be where it came from but really can't say beyond a reasonable doubt.


They haven't called back since.  So once again my phone is back to normal.


And it's a peaceful, wonderfully relaxing Monday.


Just as it should be.


Happy Monday!


*hugs*


~Lanie

3 comments:

  1. haha "peaceful relaxing Monday" typed...phone rings...damn it, the blocked number is back!..hahahaha

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  2. Lanie,

    Whew! Glad it wasn't me ... lol Good thing you figured (kind of) that thing out.

    Chris :-)

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  3. How irritating! I say block that number!

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