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Old 12-13-12, 05:54 PM
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see me on cbs news?

Anyone see me on cbs news? There's a few clips of me in a story about bad debt collectors and the new government entity to oversee them.

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Old 12-13-12, 05:56 PM
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Nope. I get all of my news from South Park.

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Nope. I get all of my news from South Park.

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I find South Park to be quite up to date with current events. They also make the types of comments everyone is thinking but afraid to say.
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Old 12-13-12, 06:27 PM
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I get all my news here. And the Onion.
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I hope you unloaded on them with both barrels Kevin.

PS. I googled it and watched your interview. You did a good job and it really is a serious problem.

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Old 12-13-12, 07:06 PM
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Hey OP! Are you the new "Title Pawn Czar"?

Let me tell you! Those **************** at JoeBob's EZ Title Pawn have dadgum near dug my last nickel! I won't be able to pay them off for a $500 loan until I'm 160 years old.

Tell Obama to get them to leave me alone and go bother somebody else.
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Old 12-13-12, 07:17 PM
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The government is sending out some goons to collect Kevins bad debt?

Nice knowing you Kevin,and great post.
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Old 12-13-12, 07:44 PM
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Naw.. I bought a house.. 6 years before I bought it the house was owned by some guy that was a deadbeat. Collection agents do bad skip traces and put my number into their autodialer system. Sometimes I get up to 20 calls a day and they NEVER believe me that I don't even know the person they're trying to find. They ALWAYS lie about it and what's worse is that I pay for calls both incoming and outgoing.

I finally got so tired of it that I went after a few to make the calls stop.

These aren't even calls for me. I haven't had any sort of collection account for more than 10 years and I have killer credit. I'm just unlucky enough to have bought a house that used to be owned by a deadbeat.
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I must have a landline number that deadbeats use. When we moved into our 'never lived in' house but got a new phone number we got a significant number of calls from collection agencies.

Really annoying.
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Old 12-13-12, 08:08 PM
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Originally Posted by iconicflux View Post
Naw.. I bought a house.. 6 years before I bought it the house was owned by some guy that was a deadbeat. Collection agents do bad skip traces and put my number into their autodialer system. Sometimes I get up to 20 calls a day and they NEVER believe me that I don't even know the person they're trying to find. They ALWAYS lie about it and what's worse is that I pay for calls both incoming and outgoing.

I finally got so tired of it that I went after a few to make the calls stop.

These aren't even calls for me. I haven't had any sort of collection account for more than 10 years and I have killer credit. I'm just unlucky enough to have bought a house that used to be owned by a deadbeat.
Next time when you get a collection guy on the line, part way through the conversation fire a cap pistol near the phone and scream,"MY GOD HE'S BEEN SHOT,CALL 911!(then hang up)
Deny ever receiving a call from this guy to police and the credit collection caller will be charge for false alarm call.

This stunt(one of many I have) is one of my all time favorites for sales calls.
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Old 12-13-12, 08:10 PM
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I almost look forward to sales calls
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Originally Posted by robble View Post
I find South Park to be quite up to date with current events. They also make the types of comments everyone is thinking but afraid to say.
I like you. You make sense. Alot of sense.

Foo, why can't you bastards be more like robbie?

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Old 12-13-12, 08:33 PM
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i like you. You make sense. Alot of sense.

Foo, why can't you bastards be more like robbie?

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it's robble
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Old 12-13-12, 08:33 PM
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Old 12-13-12, 08:35 PM
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it's robble
I really don't give a flying **** what his name is. Be more like him. He's awesome.

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Old 12-13-12, 08:38 PM
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I really don't give a flying **** what his name is. Be more like him. He's awesome.

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No one in history ever created that act.
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Old 12-13-12, 08:41 PM
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No one in history ever created that act.
Huh?

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Old 12-13-12, 08:45 PM
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I just don't get how some of our American phrases were created.
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Originally Posted by spry View Post
Next time when you get a collection guy on the line, part way through the conversation fire a cap pistol near the phone and scream,"MY GOD HE'S BEEN SHOT,CALL 911!(then hang up)
Deny ever receiving a call from this guy to police and the credit collection caller will be charge for false alarm call.

This stunt(one of many I have) is one of my all time favorites for sales calls.
This is the absolute best prank pulled on a telemarketer that I've ever heard: https://www.digyourowngrave.com/tom-m...e-scene-prank/
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Old 12-13-12, 08:50 PM
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I like you. You make sense. Alot of sense.

Foo, why can't you bastards be more like robbie?

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Old 12-13-12, 08:51 PM
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See Spry, 10x more awesome than the normal poster here.

Apologize to Robble.

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Old 12-13-12, 08:55 PM
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This is the absolute best prank pulled on a telemarketer that I've ever heard: https://www.digyourowngrave.com/tom-m...e-scene-prank/
I think I just pissed my pants listening to that
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I will try to emulate Robbie Robble
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I will try to emulate Robbie Robble
Don't try. That's not a commitment. Do it.

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