Mudcat Café Message Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafeawe



User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
lefthanded guitar Mobiles - no place at a festival (54* d) RE: Mobiles - no place at a festival 18 Aug 11


This year; I don't think I've had one meeting with a friend or friends where I have NOT been interrupted by their phone ringing or them making calls. One (who is a freelancer admittedly) just HAD to check to see what was happening with the business; one musician was repeatedly calling his wife to have her pick up some beer(since when did folkies morph into Archie Bunker with a droid) another had her single, employed and I assume otherwise grown 35 year old son (!!!!!!!) calling repeatedly during a concert we were attending b/c he just HAD to know if she had some spare eggs at home , it goes on and on.

What did everyone do before phones? Society didn't collapse, the business went on, the eggs got scrambled. Maybe I'm getting old and cranky (and I'm having a birthday this week, so lend me some slack ;)) ) but I wish that any and all people who are not emergency room doctors or Presidents of the Unitied States, would just SHUT THE D**N THINGS OFF!!!!


Post to this Thread -

Back to the Main Forum Page

By clicking on the User Name, you will requery the forum for that user. You will see everything that he or she has posted with that Mudcat name.

By clicking on the Thread Name, you will be sent to the Forum on that thread as if you selected it from the main Mudcat Forum page.
   * Click on the linked number with * to view the thread split into pages (click "d" for chronologically descending).

By clicking on the Subject, you will also go to the thread as if you selected it from the original Forum page, but also go directly to that particular message.

By clicking on the Date (Posted), you will dig out every message posted that day.

Try it all, you will see.