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Did you own a pager back in the day?

if yes, what was your purpose?

I had one in high school because if you didn't have 1 clipped to your pants you were a super loser.

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hibbingmom

Asked by hibbingmom at 6:29 PM on May. 10, 2011 in Technology

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  • ya i had one ... I guess i had one b/c it was the "COOL" thang to have lol
    PrissyT

    Answer by PrissyT at 6:30 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • I had one for work/friends to be able to find me faster
    smurfyangel

    Answer by smurfyangel at 6:30 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • Nope, i was too young back in the day! by the time i was old enough for one they came out with cell phones!
    3HappylKidds

    Answer by 3HappylKidds at 6:31 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • I skipped that phase. It came after high school and before I transferred to college. I'm glad
    Vero0724

    Answer by Vero0724 at 6:32 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • LOL YES! I sure did..my first one was a clear green color and it had all these different ring tones..my purpose for it? Hmm...just so I'd be cool I guess haha and yes, I had mine in highschool too! :)
    kimberlyinberea

    Answer by kimberlyinberea at 6:33 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • i did have one it was so when my mom needed me she could page and i had to stop what i was doing and call her
    aschwarz06

    Answer by aschwarz06 at 6:34 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • I wasn't cool enough to own, I leased :p
    NotPanicking

    Answer by NotPanicking at 6:36 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • haha i found one of those the other day at a pawn shop lol
    campbellb3421

    Answer by campbellb3421 at 6:52 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • Yep! I bought it with my own money. It was mustard yellow and we had 'codes' lmoa! 143= I love you. 411=Call me. What's up? 911=Call me now! 254=be there soon. It was like textings cheap cousin before there was texting!
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 6:53 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • Yup! I had a bright neon green one in high school (so everyone knew I had one LOL) and I basically got it because everyone else had one lol...I mean I still had to wait til I got home or to a payphone to talk to whoever had paged me and anyone who would page me was already at school with me LOL
    Lucky209

    Answer by Lucky209 at 7:09 PM on May. 10, 2011

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