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That's a thing of the past, isn't it.  Now, everything you plug in shows the time.

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Being able to call for the time after a power outage was helpful. I remember the number being busy too and having to call it back. Now all I have to do is ask Siri. 

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It's been ages!

Here it was WE 7-1212, and time was TI 6-1212.

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Oh yes, I used to call that number. But before that, when I was a kid, you could call the operator and ask her what time it was.

 

Nowadays I have a weather station that controls greenhouse vents and reports back to me. I also track weather via apps. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Yes!!!  I remember the number and I just dialed it.  Now there is a commercial, first and it gives you a forecast.

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Do you remember dialing the number for the time?  1212?

or for the temperature?

 

Do you know there are still phone numbers out there for these services.

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