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Subject: [Leica] IMG: Family
From: imagist3 at (George Lottermoser)
Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2010 17:47:58 -0500
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Alan, you sound like
a time traveller
into the wrong century.


for you

George Lottermoser
george at

On Jul 27, 2010, at 3:27 PM, Alan Magayne-Roshak wrote:

> On Mon, 26 Jul 2010 George Lottermoser <imagist3 at>wrote:
>> I'm not sure how many people share my experience;
>> but I have 5 or 6 friends and or family members
>> who find it necessary to view and type on their phones
>> at least once every few minutes
>> (and often much more frequently);
>> during every moment they're awake.
>> If standing or walking they carry their phones in their hands;
>> not in their pockets.
>> When sitting the phone lays on the table in front of them,
>> or, if a table is not available, in their lap
>> for constant reference and quick pickup;
> ====================================================================== 
> ===============
> I have a plain cell phone that stays off unless an emergency  
> arises.  I estimate that I have spent between
> 11 and 12 minutes on a cell phone, total, for my entire LIFETIME,  
> and most of that sub-quarter hour was on the
> phone supplied by the university; and only listen to music in the  
> office, my car, or at home.  Never even touched
> an MP3 player or PDA.
> In brusque weather it's relaxing to go to the lakefront,  listen to  
> the waves and wind, and be alone with my thoughts.
> Alan
> Alan Magayne-Roshak, Senior Photographer
> UPAA POY 1978
> University Information Technology Services
> University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
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