We have (in our apt.) Caller-ID on our phone. We must get half-a-dozen telemarketer
calls a typical day, but we never answer them of course (esp. the ones which say
“privacy director”-if you lack the common courtesy to let me know where you’re
calling from you sure as heck AREN’T going to get me to pick up!).
So the question becomes: how much market penetration does Caller-ID need to
have before telemarketers become extinct? Shouldn’t these companies remove my
name from their lists after a dozen or so unpicked up calls? Or are they all as dumb
as they seem, and don’t mind throwing money away on people who will never