Results 1 to 11 of 11

Thread: Pi$$ed

  1. #1
    Founder Middle East - Geography game Champion, Shoot The Gems Hard Champion, Master of 3 Peak Champion, Win One Million Sec Edition Champion, Face Eater Typing Champion, Miami Zombie Typing Champion, Cross Clear Champion, Cute Connect Champion, Almost Millionaire Champion, Did You Know: Christmas Champion, Globez Champion, MathBlocks Champion, Mess in the house Champion, Fruit Faces Champion, Solitaire Golf SLingo Champion, Hexa Pool Champion, Eye Pop Champion, Alien Pop Champion, John  Mary Memory Champion, Cup Cake Memory Champion, International Holiday Match Champion, 4 Dragons Champion, Quix 2 Square Champion, The Numbers Champion, Mah-jong Mayhem Set 1 Champion, Suma Novel Champion, Sweets And Cakes Mah-Jong Champion, Math And Match Champion, The Painters Daughter Champion, The Dark Side Of The Forest Champion, Turquoize Room Objects Champion
    KathyInAR's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Arkansas
    Posts
    12,904

    Default Pi$$ed

    I know you guys on the East coast have a lot more to worry about today than my piddly rant; but, here goes...about every 3d day I get a call "that it is urgent that I respond to the robo call that I am answering about lowering my interest rate on my credit card, that the offer is expiring very soon!" I normally hang up but today, I decided to "press 9" to tell them to take me off their phone list! Of course a male voice that is extremely hard to understand answers and I say that I want to be removed from their calling list...he promptly hung up on me. These calls are coming from overseas and are not subject to the "do not call" program that we register for, being outside the jurisdiction of the United States. Next time, I may "play along" to see if it is a legimate offer of an American bank or company and if so, will take it from there and investigate to find out if they (being American company) are violating the "do not call" program....if it is just a scam to get people's account numbers...well, nothing I can do about that...but, I'm going to find out if an American company is doing this, and using foreign labor to accomplish it...and if so, well...not sure but will try to do something!

    Still keeping all of you on the East coast in my thoughts and prayers today...I know it is getting very nerve racking and if you are without power it is pretty miserable or if you have evacuated you are worried about what you will find when you return home. Love you guys!

    Name:  onlinefr15.jpg
Views: 55
Size:  18.0 KB
    "...of no more satisfying conceit than the discovery of such hidden depths of character in one's own child..." - From Survive the Savage Sea
    Integrity is doing the right thing when no one is looking.

    Likes Jeannie liked this post

  2. #2

    Default Re: Pi$$ed

    i had almost the same situation, but when i told the prick not to call this number anymore and hung up, the sob called me right back, asshole. so go get'em tiger
    Likes Jeannie liked this post

  3. #3
    Founder Zookeeper Champion, Bejeweled 2 Champion, Swap a Smiley Champion, Zodiac Master Champion, Staries reflection 2 Champion, Gem Swap Deluxe Champion, Bling Bling Blaster Champion, Farm Hustle Champion, Ancient jewels 2 Champion, Candystand Mah-Jongg Champion, Ancient Shapes Champion, War of Thrones Champion, Pro Football History and Stats Champion, College Football History, Stats, and Trivia Champion, Baseball Stats and Trivia Champion, Animal Trivia Champion, What Do You Know? Champion, Match O Rama Pigs Champion, Pretty Penguins Champion, Jocker Champion, Candy Crush Champion, Midas Mahjong Champion, Mahjong War Champion, Mahjong Devil Island Champion, Cactus McCoy Champion
    sundealer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Barbados
    Posts
    5,711
    Blog Entries
    11

    Default Re: Pi$$ed

    post the number. I' ll call them!
    I found a preacher who spoke of the light but there was brimstone in his throat
    He'd show me the way according to him in return for my personal check
    I flipped my channel back to CNN and I lit another cigarette
    Likes Jeannie liked this post

  4. #4
    Founder Middle East - Geography game Champion, Shoot The Gems Hard Champion, Master of 3 Peak Champion, Win One Million Sec Edition Champion, Face Eater Typing Champion, Miami Zombie Typing Champion, Cross Clear Champion, Cute Connect Champion, Almost Millionaire Champion, Did You Know: Christmas Champion, Globez Champion, MathBlocks Champion, Mess in the house Champion, Fruit Faces Champion, Solitaire Golf SLingo Champion, Hexa Pool Champion, Eye Pop Champion, Alien Pop Champion, John  Mary Memory Champion, Cup Cake Memory Champion, International Holiday Match Champion, 4 Dragons Champion, Quix 2 Square Champion, The Numbers Champion, Mah-jong Mayhem Set 1 Champion, Suma Novel Champion, Sweets And Cakes Mah-Jong Champion, Math And Match Champion, The Painters Daughter Champion, The Dark Side Of The Forest Champion, Turquoize Room Objects Champion
    KathyInAR's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Arkansas
    Posts
    12,904

    Default Re: Pi$$ed

    Quote Originally Posted by sundealer View Post
    post the number. I' ll call them!
    The caller ID number shown is actually a Conway # and if you call it, there is the "this number is no longer in service" recording.
    "...of no more satisfying conceit than the discovery of such hidden depths of character in one's own child..." - From Survive the Savage Sea
    Integrity is doing the right thing when no one is looking.

    Likes Jeannie liked this post

  5. #5
    Founder Mahjongg 3D Tile Set 1 Champion, Gorillaz Tiles Champion, Nile Tiles Champion, Snow Day Champion, Food Mahjong Champion, Calculation Solitaire Champion, Calculation Solitaire Easy Champion
    Jeannie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Palm Coast
    Posts
    9,163
    Blog Entries
    4

    Default Re: Pi$$ed

    I really hate those calls. We finally have power, so I am back on. We only had a little damage. Animals are calming down. They were so clingy for 2 days before storm and stuck like glue to me during it. My blind cat was walking around screeching if she could not find me and if I went outside my blind dog would cry until I came back in.

  6. #6
    Founder Middle East - Geography game Champion, Shoot The Gems Hard Champion, Master of 3 Peak Champion, Win One Million Sec Edition Champion, Face Eater Typing Champion, Miami Zombie Typing Champion, Cross Clear Champion, Cute Connect Champion, Almost Millionaire Champion, Did You Know: Christmas Champion, Globez Champion, MathBlocks Champion, Mess in the house Champion, Fruit Faces Champion, Solitaire Golf SLingo Champion, Hexa Pool Champion, Eye Pop Champion, Alien Pop Champion, John  Mary Memory Champion, Cup Cake Memory Champion, International Holiday Match Champion, 4 Dragons Champion, Quix 2 Square Champion, The Numbers Champion, Mah-jong Mayhem Set 1 Champion, Suma Novel Champion, Sweets And Cakes Mah-Jong Champion, Math And Match Champion, The Painters Daughter Champion, The Dark Side Of The Forest Champion, Turquoize Room Objects Champion
    KathyInAR's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Arkansas
    Posts
    12,904

    Default Re: Pi$$ed

    So happy to see you posting and to know you didn't have a lot of significant damage. Hopefully your little critters will be back to feeling safe and comfortable soon!
    "...of no more satisfying conceit than the discovery of such hidden depths of character in one's own child..." - From Survive the Savage Sea
    Integrity is doing the right thing when no one is looking.

    Likes Jeannie liked this post

  7. #7
    Founder Mahjongg 3D Tile Set 1 Champion, Gorillaz Tiles Champion, Nile Tiles Champion, Snow Day Champion, Food Mahjong Champion, Calculation Solitaire Champion, Calculation Solitaire Easy Champion
    Jeannie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Palm Coast
    Posts
    9,163
    Blog Entries
    4

    Default Re: Pi$$ed

    Critters are almost back to normal. They are not glued to me right now.

  8. #8
    Stikini Slayer Penguin Pass Champion, Block n Roll Champion, Attack Of The Fan Girls Champion, Falafel King Champion, Donkey Tail Champion, Little Protectors Champion, When Penguins Attack TD Champion, Grid Iron Champion, Z-Wars Champion, Tribal Jungle Fruit Quest Champion, Open Source Rock Paper Scissors Champion, Nature Race Champion, DirtyColor Champion, American 8-Ball Pool Champion, Gumball Line-up Champion, Digi-Digi Champion, SevenYo! Champion, Firebug 2 Champion, hit the target Champion, Guns Defense Champion, Robot In The Hole Champion, Chicken Licken Champion, Gemollection Players Pack Champion, Fred's Pick Up Tour 3 Champion, Korrode Champion, Zaptonia Defense Champion, The Eggs Mystery Champion, Underwater TD Champion, Easter Defence Champion, CrissCross Champion, Rooftop Sniper Champion, Dragon Ambush 2 Champion, Zombie Smash Tower Defense Champion, US Border TD Champion, Underworld TD Champion, Zombie Trailer Park Champion, Potion Panic 2 Champion, WDYK? 3 Urban Lingo Champion, Bloons Tower Defense 4 Champion, Medicine Dealer Champion, The Blocks Revenge Champion, Animal Catcher Champion, Zombie Disposal Champion, Omg Scary Smiley Champion, The Flame Champion, TumbleDots Champion, Politricks Champion, Pirates Champion, City Digger Champion, redwhite slice Champion, Grammachnophobia Champion, Tabla Champion, Pixelshocks' Tower Defence II Champion, DropSum Champion, Blackbeard's Island Deluxe Champion, Short History of the World Champion, Anatomicus Anatomy Game Champion, Socium Champion, Magic Defense Champion, Bowmaster Champion, Kingdom Of Saguenay TD Champion, Ninjas vs Pirates TD 3 Champion, WasteLand Defender v2 Champion, Red Red Champion, Lucky Coins Champion, Handless Millionaire 2 Champion, TOTWO DARK Champion, Take a Walk Champion, Beat Chaser 2 Champion, 1 Will Survive Champion, Lines Game - Master Champion, Mickey Ball Champion, Windowcleaner Eyetoygame Champion
    ROOT's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Palm Coast, Florida, United States
    Posts
    21,023
    Blog Entries
    30

    Default Re: Pi$$ed

    I know what. You mean, I have been getting calls while on an international plan. Of course I denied them but I don't want unsolicited calls on my cell phone ever. I disconnected the home phone number for that very reason.
    The scent of fresh cut grass is plants screaming.
    Abolish Lawns and golf courses!
    Suppression of grasses is an inter-kingdom hate crime.
    TAX TURF NOT EARTH

  9. #9

    Default Re: Pi$$ed

    Just block the caller.

  10. #10
    Founder Middle East - Geography game Champion, Shoot The Gems Hard Champion, Master of 3 Peak Champion, Win One Million Sec Edition Champion, Face Eater Typing Champion, Miami Zombie Typing Champion, Cross Clear Champion, Cute Connect Champion, Almost Millionaire Champion, Did You Know: Christmas Champion, Globez Champion, MathBlocks Champion, Mess in the house Champion, Fruit Faces Champion, Solitaire Golf SLingo Champion, Hexa Pool Champion, Eye Pop Champion, Alien Pop Champion, John  Mary Memory Champion, Cup Cake Memory Champion, International Holiday Match Champion, 4 Dragons Champion, Quix 2 Square Champion, The Numbers Champion, Mah-jong Mayhem Set 1 Champion, Suma Novel Champion, Sweets And Cakes Mah-Jong Champion, Math And Match Champion, The Painters Daughter Champion, The Dark Side Of The Forest Champion, Turquoize Room Objects Champion
    KathyInAR's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Arkansas
    Posts
    12,904

    Default Re: Pi$$ed

    The problem is that these calls come for a lot of "different numbers"--at least what is shown on your call ID. They have a way of making the call look local, even sometimes it shows your own number. One caller for the "problem with your windows computer, give me access to your computer so I can fix it for you" shows a number from a Las Vegas funeral home. It is truly insidious. I think I am going to get a sports-type whistle and give a warning the first time, that if they call again I will do my best to bust an eardrum with the whistle...that they'd be smart to block my number so they never call back.
    "...of no more satisfying conceit than the discovery of such hidden depths of character in one's own child..." - From Survive the Savage Sea
    Integrity is doing the right thing when no one is looking.

    Likes ROOT liked this post

  11. #11
    Founder Mahjongg 3D Tile Set 1 Champion, Gorillaz Tiles Champion, Nile Tiles Champion, Snow Day Champion, Food Mahjong Champion, Calculation Solitaire Champion, Calculation Solitaire Easy Champion
    Jeannie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Palm Coast
    Posts
    9,163
    Blog Entries
    4

    Default Re: Pi$$ed

    We constantly get them from different numbers too.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •