Re: word of mouth; exponential growth

Manoj Kasichainula (
Fri, 24 Sep 1999 14:32:16 -0500

On Fri, Sep 24, 1999 at 03:11:56PM -0400, wrote:
> Arrived in my mailbox today:
> >Call 1 800 578 7453 when you get a minute. It's the customer service line
> for Brown & >Williamson, the tobacco company. The initial recording is
> unbelievable. Trust me.

This is a great way for a company to collect a bunch of phone numbers
(via Caller ID) for telemarketing.

Luckily, I called from the office PBX.

Manoj Kasichainula - manojk at io dot com -
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