The downside to voice-based telephone prompts…


Recently, I was forced to call my television service provider to fix a glitch when trying to order a pay-per-view movie. I was prompted to speak the name of the film to the automated system in order to reauthorize the purchase, which I did, allowing me to watch the film. The system did not recognize what I was saying at first. Long story short, I found myself screaming into my phone, “Dinner for Schmucks! Dinner for Schmucks!”

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Posted on January 17, 2011, in Comedy, Films, Mind Drippings, Nerd, Nerd Odyssey, Nerds, Television and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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