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    BlackBerry message: "Please call 911 for me."

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    BlackBerry messaging to the rescue

    The Washington reporter for a Tennessee newspaper, tied up by a burglar who invaded his house, got help by texting a home-state senator's press officer.

    Lee Pitts, spokesman for U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., told The Politico he was startled when he saw the subject line of the message from Herman Wang of the Chattanooga Times Free Press: "Please call 911 for me."

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    ~via BB (wap.pinstack.com)~ I love the bit about the spelling.

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    Interesting.

    BB saves the day once again!
    BlackBerry® Certified Support Specialist

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    Wonderful story...There should be a pay raise and a award at the end of the week
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    Trying doing that with an iPhone

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    LOL bgill! the iPhone would of got the man killed.

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    Haha. Man that's why the blackberry is a smart phone. I love my blackberry. ~via BB (wap.pinstack.com)~

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    ~via BB (wap.pinstack.com)~great story, great device!

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    Quote Originally Posted by melissaox View Post
    ~via BB (wap.pinstack.com)~ I love the bit about the spelling.
    Can't forget the comedic portion! But great story!
    it's always greener with the other carrier...

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    Someone teach this guy short hand plz.

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    Quote Originally Posted by showtime View Post
    Someone teach this guy short hand plz.
    LOL
    it's always greener with the other carrier...

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    Ya'll realize he sent a message TO a blackberry, not from one. He sent from a pc. ~via BB (wap.pinstack.com)~

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