Aug 07, 2013

Phubbing: the war against anti-social phone use

Via Textually.org

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Don't you just hate it when someone snubs you by looking at their phone instead of paying attention? The Stop Phubbing campaign group certainly does. The Guardian reports.

In a list of "Disturbing Phubbing Stats" on their website, of note:

-- If phubbing were a plague it would decimate six Chinas

-- 97% of people claim their food tasted worse while being a victim of phubbing

-- 92% of repeat phubbers go on to become politicians

So it's really just a joke site? Well, a joke site with a serious message about our growing estrangement from our fellow human beings. But mostly a joke site, yes.

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