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Friday Feelings: Is it ever acceptable to leave a voicemail?

Spill, it’s Friday.

EVERY FRIDAY, JUST before the weekend hits, DailyEdge asks for your true feelings on the most pressing issues of our time (kinda).

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NO ONE LIKES speaking on the phone these days. Just send a text or an email, it’s so much simpler. So why oh why do people still insist on leaving voicemails?

Sure, sometimes you need an urgent response so a phone call is merited. But a voicemail? It’s neither urgent, or helpful for anyone involved. In fact, seeing this message on your phone from an unknown number is up there with one of the worst feelings in the world.


So, tell us how you feel about it.

What do you think? - Is it ever acceptable to leave a voicemail?

Poll Results:

NO. Just text please. (836)
 Yes, people need to speak more (799)
 Why are you even ringing in the first place? (131)

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