Originally Posted by 02Prove
I usually ask them politely to "please hold"....then set the phone down and walk off.
I just like coming up with really wack stories to chew them out with.
The guy today was speechless, when I got done there was a good ammount of silence "........................um mhm, well I can help you out with that but why dont you want our service? I said "Why would I, now remove me from your list" He just transferred me to a automatic message about the No call list and how to sign up.
Originally Posted by OdhinnsChick
The machines that call are trying to monitor when they best time is to call you. If you pick up that phone at 8am then they know you are at home. I don't pick up the phone unless I recognize it. If it's someone I know they will leave a message and I can call them right back.
It's funny none of my friends ever leave a msg, they just hang up at three rings. Never leave a message.