My daughter shares this annoying Tattler Tale:
I was riding the Blue Line during morning rush to school, which actually seems more crowded than Red Line lately — even worse
This guy was on his speaker phone trying to use an international calling card. But because he was in the tunnel, he obviously wasn’t able to connect the call.
He just kept trying over and over to complete this call, and over and over this irritating automated menu message kept asking him to put in his card number and subsequently, “Sorry, your call cannot be connected at this time, please try again in a few minutes. Your remaining balance for this call is $2.55.”
But he would just do it again, over and and over.
He was screaming at the menu, too:
“WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?!?” he screamed in broken English. In his own language he was cursing the menu voice.
It was so annoying, and everybody on the car was literally grimacing and mouthing “what the fuck!”
Nobody had the balls to tell him that he was stupid and that his
international phone call wouldn’t work underground. And thus we all had