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View Poll Results: In our household, we have...
a landline only 0 0%
just cell phones 19 57.58%
a magicjack or similar device, that gives me a phone # through the internet connection 0 0%
landline AND cell phones 10 30.30%
a magicjack (or similarr) AND cell phones 2 6.06%
landline, cell phones, AND magicjack/similar 2 6.06%
no phone lines 0 0%
other 0 0%
Voters: 33. You may not vote on this poll

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March 12th, 2011, 07:55 AM
LadyCoconut's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
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With pretty much everyone having a cell phone these days, a lot of people are getting rid of their landline. Have you?

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March 13th, 2011, 10:15 PM
meghan.'s Avatar Platinum Supermommy
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We've only had cell phones for about four and a half years now.

People stopped calling our landline when they knew they could get us on our cell phones, first try. The only people calling our landline at the end were telemarketers.
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March 29th, 2011, 08:42 AM
2pinks&ablue's Avatar Chantelle
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We only have our cell phones now.
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April 5th, 2011, 03:54 AM
pepper73's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
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I live in the middle of nowhere so cell service can be unreliable. So I have the Magic Jack and also use a cell. The MJ is great for the most part but definitely has it's glitches. Not bad for $20/year though, and it emails you if you have a voice mail so you can just listen to it right on your computer. I love that feature!
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April 5th, 2011, 07:51 AM
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We've never had a landline, just cell phones. I do think it would be kind of nice for people to be able to reach either of us, but we could never give up the cells so a landline is unnecessary. Even my parents don't have landlines anymore

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April 5th, 2011, 12:27 PM
missy123's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
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I kept a landline for years just for the fax machine but now we have fax through email so we got rid of it a few months ago! Technology is amazing... I was 28 years old when I got my first cell phone. Now everyone has one!

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Miss Scarlett... Our miracle girl still brings happy tears to my eyes.

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April 5th, 2011, 02:54 PM
Cait&AngelAbove's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
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We have a landline and we both have cell phones.

Thank you so much Bokkechick for the perfect siggie!!!
12-10-10 2-6-12
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April 7th, 2011, 10:38 AM
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I have a landline and cell phone

My Angels- 12-15-08 @ 13w3d♥ 05-09 @ 6w2d♥ & 2 Early Losses♥ Twins 9-7-10♥ & 10-2-10 ♥ 2/11/11

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April 9th, 2011, 01:15 PM
Israeljustice's Avatar I'm a yankee doodle dandy
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~A wise old owl sat on an oak; The more he saw the less he spoke; The less he spoke the more he heard; Why aren't we like that wise old bird?”~

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April 9th, 2011, 03:17 PM
bookworm16_2000's Avatar Mom to Allison and JR
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cell phone only family here

Thanks to Claire1979 for the terrific siggy!

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April 9th, 2011, 06:28 PM
Preggo Foster Momma!
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Just cell phones! Don't need land lines!
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April 9th, 2011, 10:25 PM
luvHim's Avatar Expecting #6
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Both......cells don't work out here in the boonies.

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April 11th, 2011, 11:56 PM
LJD3Tdance's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
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Just cell phones.

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April 17th, 2011, 03:40 PM
Gaby&Emmy'sMama's Avatar aka NZ-Emma
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landline & a cellphone

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April 17th, 2011, 05:58 PM
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no land lines here!
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June 5th, 2011, 04:52 PM
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landline & cell phones.
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