Remember the telegram?

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    Just heard a news report....the telegram is no more
     
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    Are you sure? That's how I'm posting - via telegram.
     
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    either change your avatar or shave
     
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    Nasty.
     
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    i love ya ..... you are looking a touch furry though
     
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    Nair. Works every time. :)
     
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    Hope they keep the Candygram!

    I hear hard wire in home phone service as we know it will be gone in a few years too. Replaced by internet phone service.
     
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    As it is, most cell phone services are cheaper than phone lines these days, so I don't doubt they'll be gone soon.

    I have never sent a telegraph in my life, and would honestly have no idea where to go to even send one. The only telegraph machine (telegrapher?) I ever saw was in a museum. So, I won't be missing them too much.
     
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    western union......they were cool
     

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