Sunday, February 3, 2013

Fact of the Day: Ring Ring

Up until the early 1960's, it was against the law to own a telephone in the United States. You technically had to rent them through a government-run company. 

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  1. Now that I never knew!!! Unthinkable these days! Take care
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  2. figures, government trying to make a buck.

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  3. That's quite interesting. I wonder if it was the same in Canada.

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  4. whoa really? well thats pretty interesting adam i wonder where do you learn this stuffs

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  5. Wow...never knew that. Once again, I love the tidbits on here.

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  6. Wow, never cross my mind this happened in the US

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  7. I think here we have a choice now. Whether to rent or not.

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