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The “Can you hear me now?” guy is in an adorable new ad with his adorable husband

That’s right! That dude is gay in real life and for some reason that makes him way cooler to me immediately.

Lane Moore | November 30, 2016 - 1:05 pm

Be My Boyfriend: Guy Who Outsourced His Job To China So He Could Watch Cat Videos

Dear Amazing Outsourcer,

Most of us are guilty of loafing off on the job a couple times a day. But you, Anonymous Job Outsourcer, decided to game the…

Julie Gerstein | January 16, 2013 - 1:20 pm

Verizon To Thwart All High School Hookups

Remember how in high school you’d invite someone over to watch a movie and then you’d accidentally actually watch the movie? But you couldn’t simply call it a night once the…

NYMag.com's The Cut | December 5, 2012 - 2:50 pm

5 Awkward Moments I’ve Had With My Cell Phone Provider

This weekend, I went to the T-Mobile store to upgrade my smart phone to a smarter phone (nope, still don’t have an iPhone, whatever, shut up). I hadn’t gotten a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 27, 2012 - 10:00 am

Why Is Verizon Using Ciara’s Crotch To Sell Cell Phones?

This Verizon commercial for the LG Chocolate Touch featuring Ciara has been making the rounds for a while now, and I’ve finally figured out why it annoys me so…

Annika Harris | December 15, 2009 - 6:40 pm

Widow’s Voice Lives On

Oh, the wonderful world of telecommunications! Verizon dug up an old phone message left by 80-year old Charles Whiting’s wife, Catherine, recorded before her death in 2005. After she passed,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 19, 2008 - 6:30 pm