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Landlines and Love: A Response

This morning, I read a lovely piece on Gizmodo titled “An Ode to Landlines and Desk Phones” which turned out to be different than I thought. Sentimental as I am, I expected it to tie in a love – and I mean a  real love and a yearning sense of nostalgia – for landlines and phones of yesteryear. Instead it was an informative piece about using Google Voice over a land line, about desk phones and about the sheer weight – literal and figurative – about using a landline. Very well written and smart, and with the perfect accompanying images,  it just didn’t go down the path I was on with a title like that. But then again, I’m always looking for signs of love. Continue Reading →