Odd Stuff (Part 3)

Quatis aka coati. Their American cousins live in Arizona and New Mexico.

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Very cute!

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Mad baseball stats. Syllables per Letter, perhaps inspired the Eugenio Suarez, who gets 5 syllables out of 7 letters. (Ay-yoo -hen-ee-oh)

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This I wouldnt mind.

Sometimes having everything in my hand keeps me tethered to my phone, ironically.

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Mayo with no expiration date.

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I have to admit, what I miss most about the old landlines more than almost anything else is the form factor. Using the old cellphone as a phone feels uncomfortable and awkward. A cellphone has horrible ergonomic design as a phone…

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I completely agree. I dislike the design so much I will only talk on the phone with earbuds in so I don’t have to hold it to my ear.

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It’s awesome they’ve gotten big enough to warrant a 60 Minutes interview.

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I often thought about getting one of those old school phone headsets, but I’ve read bad things about them…

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Precious (repressed) memories

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It’s near impossible to “shoulder” a smart phone like we used to do with receivers. :man_shrugging:

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point pointing GIF by Shalita Grant

If you try, you hang up on whoever you’re talking to… they are just not made for phone calls.

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My dad had one of those shoulder holders for his office phone. It was so useful.

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I can imagine! Nothing so fancy in our house… :grin:

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Could this be our very own @knoxblox ?

Just kidding, I know it isn’t him. But did think the resemblance was remarkable.

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Next step: Rotary Dials…

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It’s not as elegant as the model of yore…

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