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Date: 07/18/10 09:02 AM

79 Responses to Don`t Use Your Phone When You`re At A Concert

  1. Profile photo of Tearon
    Tearon Male 18-29
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    July 16, 2010 at 11:01 am
    Link: Don`t Use Your Phone When You`re At A Concert - What happens if you talk with your phone in a concert? This...
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    postmater Male 30-39
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    July 18, 2010 at 9:07 am
    oo that looks like Covent Garden.
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    jakeamadude Male 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 9:11 am
    Oh my god, SO MANY TIMES where I wish this kind of thing would happen. What ever happened to concert etiquette?
    These guys were great. I did not expect the cellos to get up and follow the others when they moved.
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    Lillim Female 30-39
    269 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 9:12 am
    Masterfully done. I wish more performances would do this. :)
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    hiltacular Male 13-17
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    July 18, 2010 at 9:14 am
    So old, but still good.
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    Turtlestyl Male 30-39
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    July 18, 2010 at 9:19 am
    that was rude, for the band to do that
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    gorgack2000 Male 13-17
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    July 18, 2010 at 9:19 am
    Thank God, I thought I was the only one who gets mobbed by violinists every time I use my mobile phone in public.
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    Hemtroll Male 18-29
    363 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 9:24 am
    That`s awesome!
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    chenyuying2 Female 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 9:26 am
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    lemmingboy15 Male 18-29
    635 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 9:28 am
    yeah Turtlestyl, that guy`s day was COMPLETELY RUINED because of the bands actions.
    he was smiling out of sadness because now he knows his life will be merely a shadow of what it once was....
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    xhaseox Male 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 9:30 am
    @turtlestyl unless its an emergency its equally rude to be on your cell phone at a place like that.
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    hehehenerd Male 13-17
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    July 18, 2010 at 9:31 am
    "Mom?! Mom?! Don`t die on me!!! Before you go, I have something important to tell you, I lo-"
    *Violinists come in*
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    xhaseox Male 18-29
    519 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 9:38 am
    @hehehenerd lmfao yeah like that. but I dont think I would still be there if that was happening to me.
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    KellsBells Female 30-39
    316 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 9:52 am
    Kinda like This
  15. Profile photo of I-IS-BORED
    I-IS-BORED Male 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 9:52 am
    and your first reaction when answering that phone call wouldn`t be to get somewhere you could actually hear the other person?
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    Cajun247 Male 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 9:53 am
    I approve this strategy.
  17. Profile photo of Thesphinx
    Thesphinx Male 18-29
    353 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 10:01 am
    Lol. I guess as long as the guy on the phone isn`t disturbing anyone else around him, he shouldn`t have been terrorized like that. But then again, I couldn`t hear the phone conversation, so it`s too early to assume what was happening.
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    DickenMcHunt Male 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 10:03 am
    Doesn`t seem like a concert- seems like some sort of restaurant garden with a live band... or a pack of instrument playing dicks.

    Luckily, it didn`t happen to me or anyone I give a poo about so it`s funny.
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    beternal Male 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 10:07 am
    Yep, that was Covent Garden :)

    p.s. repost
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    duffytoler Male 40-49
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    July 18, 2010 at 10:23 am
    >>as long as the guy on the phone isn`t disturbing anyone else

    Figure he`s got to be talking LOUDER to make himself heard. Conclusion: the guy`s being a dick.
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    freddyferret Male 40-49
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    July 18, 2010 at 10:37 am
    He probably had it coming, but maybe he was a doctor or something and it was a very important call.

    Of course he could have just stepped away for a minute......nevermind, he`s a dick.
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    SebastianLam Male 13-17
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    July 18, 2010 at 10:39 am
    Who gives a poo? Did you here the amount of ambiant noise already from everyone else? This was more like a band playing at a restaurant, and while it`s still a dick move to use your phone at a restaurant it was pointless to do that.
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    GothicQueen Male 13-17
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    July 18, 2010 at 10:40 am
    I love this video.
  24. Profile photo of marcus2
    marcus2 Male 13-17
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    July 18, 2010 at 10:44 am
    covent garden! :D
  25. Profile photo of Boredered
    Boredered Male 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 10:49 am
    Lmaooo epic :D
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    moefreak Female 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 10:51 am
    Funny. And are people here seriously all upset on behalf of the guy on the phone? He`s at a restaurant, listening to a band play. I`m sure if he wanted to have a life or death phonecall right at that moment, he would have left the restaurant.
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    TopperHey Male 18-29
    1930 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 11:11 am
    That looks a hell of a lot more like a cafe than it does a gig. I doubt the band are really the main attraction that everyone has turned up for.
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    SgtKunnt Male 30-39
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    July 18, 2010 at 11:25 am
    This is Covent Garden in London. This is the middle of a shopping arcade and the bit that those people are sitting at tables at is not a restaurant it is a cafe. You often get buskers there but they aren`t to do with the cafe.

    I think what the musicians did there was very rude.
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    Salted_Eggs Male 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 11:53 am
    I actually started clapping.

    Good show, gentlemen.
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    JimmyRocks Male 30-39
    145 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 11:55 am
    Haha! Don`t mess with quintets.
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    mynamecandi Female 18-29
    209 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 12:13 pm
    I very rarely answer my phone white visiting with friends. But If I did take the time out to answer it, I would expect to not get f***ed with. Lets see how lovely a glass of water looks on those instruments.
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    unbwogable Male 18-29
    555 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 12:18 pm
    I think there should be 1 guy/girl with a pause button in every movie theatre, so that when someones phone inevitably rings, they can pause the movie and everyone can stare and yell at the person who didn`t turn it off.
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    Sonic2001 Male 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 12:27 pm
    Covent Garden is know for alot of entertainment acts, some play intruments other do mime, others do circus acts. But they all on some way playfully pick on the crowd :D
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    DrunkStepdad Male 40-49
    206 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 12:41 pm
    Basterd deserved it.
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    xtreme_dude Male 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 12:48 pm
    How do people even do that?
  36. Profile photo of iceblack
    iceblack Male 18-29
    551 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 1:05 pm
    Old as music itself... But still funny
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    bored-am-I Male 30-39
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    July 18, 2010 at 1:38 pm
    Old as music and mobile phones put togheter, minus the age of music, but still funny
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    BigWaFuu Male 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 1:52 pm
    damn awesome.
  39. Profile photo of Fatninja01
    Fatninja01 Male 30-39
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    July 18, 2010 at 3:18 pm
    That was brilliant!
  40. Profile photo of SomeShoes
    SomeShoes Male 13-17
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    July 18, 2010 at 3:20 pm
    am pretty sure this is a repost

    still tho, absolutely CLASSIC
  41. Profile photo of 5Cats
    5Cats Male 50-59
    30837 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 4:31 pm
    Lolz, that was good fun!
  42. Profile photo of 17945
    17945 Male 18-29
    725 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 4:44 pm
    Classic ownage.
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    RecycleElf Male 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 5:41 pm
    i knew this was repost from the thumbnail.
    lol`d anyway
  44. Profile photo of feiku
    feiku Female 18-29
    526 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 5:43 pm
    Uhmm I`m pretty sure they were just having some fun with the guy. Why do people get so pissed all the time on here? I`m sure if you were there you would`ve been laughing too.
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    Bioshocker Male 13-17
    593 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 7:17 pm
    Nice one! I remember when I saw metallica live, James told the audience to put there cameras away. I think its fair enough, pay attention to the music! But they were just messing with him :)
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    Loxen Female 30-39
    1387 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 8:58 pm
    Someday it would be nice to combine very accurate GPS+Cellphones in a way that the phone automatically knows where appropriate service areas are, and just disables/turns itself off in restricted access areas. (Libraries, movie theatres, public speeches, opera houses, upscale dining, texting for moving cars, etc.
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    bananajojo Female 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 9:34 pm
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    vanorden64 Male 18-29
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    July 18, 2010 at 9:57 pm

    sounds like big brother to me. you`re probably one of those people that`s all too willing to give up your basic freedoms for promises of safety, aren`t you. not to mention how inconvenient that would be for nobody`s phone to work in the event of an emergency.
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    mvangild Male 30-39
    527 posts
    July 18, 2010 at 9:58 pm
    Awesome. :) Even the cellist got in on it.
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    BunnyNaku Female 18-29
    5224 posts
    July 19, 2010 at 12:25 am
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    Loxen Female 30-39
    1387 posts
    July 19, 2010 at 1:04 am
    Fine go on texting in your car. Damn... what was I thinki....OH MAH GAWD TEH BRIDGE IS UP! *SPLASH*

    I`m perfectly fine with sacrificing rights that self entitled people never deserved in the first place.
    Your "right" to bug the hell out of me with your phone or endanger my life (as another person sharing the road with you tards) with your uber important text "OMG SHEZ HOT" would not be missed.
    As for emergency? Heaven forbid you moved 10 feet to a corridor, park on the side of the road, or go outside where your phone DID work again.
    Would that reeeeeally be so terrible?
    God people love to freak out and pull the "big bro is gonna molest me" card.
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    entwife Female 18-29
    536 posts
    July 19, 2010 at 1:15 am
    I love it when performers do this. It`s just common courtesy to put aside all of your other conversations and focus on the show (or at least, don`t disturb everyone else so they can enjoy the perfromance in peace). I`m pretty sure that 99.99% of the time, this is not a life-or-death phone call so hang the hell up!
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    panamex312 Male 18-29
    32 posts
    July 19, 2010 at 1:45 am
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    OrangeCrow Female 18-29
    1200 posts
    July 19, 2010 at 2:04 am
    haha xD
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    MattPrince Male 40-49
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    July 19, 2010 at 5:19 am

    I went to Petra by candlelight not so long ago and I`d have gladly done a lot worse to the hordes of phone waving idiots. The musicians had to repeatedly beg and cajole to get the tourist rabble to be quiet. When everyone had finally quietened down, the sound of bedouin music started to drift from the darkened treasury..

    ..just as the local cat tribes went to war. The noise of fighting cats echoing off the walls was drating awesome.
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    xxPinkxx Female 18-29
    3830 posts
    July 19, 2010 at 6:00 am
    EPIC. I wish people would realize how rude talking on your phone is.
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    MackenBurger Male 18-29
    46 posts
    July 19, 2010 at 6:23 am
    I would at least walk away to take the phone call
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    madest Male 40-49
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    July 19, 2010 at 6:51 am
    Wow, Phone talker isn`t just rude he`s dense. Impressive combination of lousy traits.
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    TruTenrMan Male 30-39
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    July 19, 2010 at 6:54 am
    This isn`t a concert. Looks like they`re playing at a food court in a mall or something. That was rude of the musicians.
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    meepmaker Male 30-39
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    July 19, 2010 at 7:15 am
    Dont people realize. Just because it rings doesnt mean you have to answer it.
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    BoredFrank Male 40-49
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    July 19, 2010 at 7:19 am
    It would have been truly epic if the musicians had played for a bit and then issued a severe beat-down to the phone talker. Arrogant windbags who insist on carrying on conversations in movies, at concerts, or during plays and the like need to be BEATEN WITH STICKS. Always. No excuses.
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    DavidXJ Male 30-39
    1103 posts
    July 19, 2010 at 8:20 am
    That wasn`t a concert as much as some street musicians at the mall getting arogant.
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    BoomBox Male 13-17
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    July 19, 2010 at 9:04 am
    I`m kinda 50/50 on who`s side I`d be on. That could of been a really important call. I don`t see the rudeness on him taking a call.
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    idiotfilter Male 18-29
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    July 19, 2010 at 9:06 am
    yeah...if i get a call i answer and obviously yell "I`M AT A CONCERT" about five times....then i hang up.....
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    liklepip Female 18-29
    136 posts
    July 19, 2010 at 9:30 am
    Thats not a concert though, it`s just a perfomance at covent gardern. So they have every right to be on the phone. But why you would want to talk ovger taht noise thhough..
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    edana42 Female 50-59
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    July 19, 2010 at 9:40 am
    oh come on. they were just having fun.
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    campofclay Male 30-39
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    July 19, 2010 at 11:19 am
    Total win.
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    taylor_stone Male 30-39
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    July 19, 2010 at 11:51 am
    That`s right, big man... You were just owned by a guy playing a violin... What now?
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    icklevamp Female 18-29
    375 posts
    July 19, 2010 at 2:33 pm
    As liklepip say, that`s not a concert. The guy is sitting at a lovely cafe in Covent Garden in London, I`ve tried to sit there before but there`s always a blinkin annoying string quartet, apparently they weren`t annoying enough with four and somehow found a fifth.
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    GuardinGnome Male 18-29
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    July 19, 2010 at 6:00 pm
    Oh... I thought someone was going to get punched.
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    irbord Male 18-29
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    July 19, 2010 at 6:55 pm
    Can you hear me now? No? XD
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    longhornsfan Male 18-29
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    July 19, 2010 at 7:52 pm
    ahh violinists are so poignant
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    kimkio Female 18-29
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    July 20, 2010 at 6:00 am
    it was loud already all the people were talking and there was too much noise. why did they feel irritated by just one specific man? is it because he`s bald?
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    IronButerF1y Male 18-29
    15 posts
    July 20, 2010 at 8:55 am
    Either way it was a good thing, I really hate it when people feel the need to talk on the phone when they are eating, not to mention that he looked like he was with a girl..... It is rude to talk on the phone while on a date.
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    kilroy5555 Male 30-39
    496 posts
    July 20, 2010 at 2:05 pm
    F those Aholes. They`re performing in a public space. Dude probably wanted to grab a bite to eat, and it`s like, "great, now there`s a bunch of people playing f*cking string instruments." Then they don`t leave him alone when he wants to make a call.
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    random882 Male 18-29
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    July 20, 2010 at 10:03 pm
    Thumbs way up!
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    PranaDevil Male 18-29
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    July 21, 2010 at 11:47 am
    "It is rude to talk on the phone while on a date."

    Depends on what the call is, what about if you have a parent who is constantly being cared for, and you get a call from one of his carers? Or perhaps you`ve applied for a job and it`s a response, or you were waiting for an important call in regards to having something collected prior to giving the keys back for a house you are moving out of at the end of the week?

    Or basically, don`t judge someone based on generic ideas, you never have any idea what is going on in their life.

    As far as pertains to this video though, the guy obviously found it funny. But it was in a public space (not a "concert") and thus he had every right to be on his phone, and would have been fully in his right to tell them to get drated before he jammed one of the instruments up their left nostril.
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    ElDavo Male 18-29
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    July 23, 2010 at 5:43 am
    At least they weren`t dicks enough to break his phone or something. They were kinda being funny, and he thought it was funny so it`s all good.
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    Cali27Max Female 18-29
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    July 23, 2010 at 11:18 am
    Love this,I thought at first they were just playing louder to break the noise of a phone ringing,and then I see what they did :) Very funny!

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