Aha! Telemarketers ARE the Devil Incarnate.
August 24, 2000 2:51 PM   Subscribe

Aha! Telemarketers ARE the Devil Incarnate. I always suspected as much...
posted by quonsar (6 comments total)
You are not "masking [your] fear of what may happen to [you]" when you make comments such as this post, quonsar. You are simply trying to be witty. The fact that your punchline was set up by the gruesome deaths of two young children makes you seem callous and incredibly disrespectful. I imagine that doesn't bother you, but your coldness is certainly bothersome to some of us humans.
posted by ericost at 5:57 PM on August 24, 2000

Hmm.... First the flying elk, and now the pitchfork-wielding telemarketer... maybe Fate is trying to tell us something.
posted by elf_baby at 6:01 PM on August 24, 2000

I did not post the flying elk. Guilty on all other counts.
posted by quonsar at 6:18 PM on August 24, 2000

I think the most tragic thing about this is that it is absolutely guaranteed to be turned into a movie-of-the-week by one of the networks in time for the November sweeps.
posted by Steven Den Beste at 2:42 PM on August 25, 2000

Ok, eric, so he was just trying to be funny.

See my comment on the other thread, willya?
posted by baylink at 3:23 PM on August 25, 2000

Nope, Steven. Only just enough of it so when we hear the "based on a true story..." tagline we'll think, "oh yeah ... there was something about that ...". But not enough of it so that they have to pay anybody to use their story.

Of course, that's not what the agents descending on the town are telling people ...
posted by dhartung at 4:18 PM on August 25, 2000

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