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Old 07-14-2008, 06:49 PM
 
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Téléphone Portable + Maïs = Pop-corn

If you use your cell phone extensively you should be very afraid.
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Old 07-14-2008, 06:51 PM
 
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Téléphone Portable + Maïs = Pop-corn

If you use your cell phone extensively you should be very afraid.
Wow
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Old 07-14-2008, 07:37 PM
 
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Wow
I know. I have a cell phone and use it sparingly. After watching that video, I think everyone should choose to do the same.
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Old 07-15-2008, 10:16 AM
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Location: Sebastian/ FL
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OK...the waves pop corn.....eeeekkkkkk
So, what's it doing with my brain ?
Is it getting "fried" every time I use the cell ?
WOW ....SCARY !
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Old 07-15-2008, 10:52 AM
 
Location: NE Florida
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this is a new twist on the cell phone can cook eggs thing
heres the complete story from snopes
snopes.com: Cooking an Egg Between Two Cell Phones

it seems a bluetooth headset provider started them as a marketing ploy
there is also a video on the marketing ploy if you want to bypass the 3 sec blurb go to the right of the page and click on Phone popcorn secrets revealed
Video - Breaking News Videos from CNN.com

they dropped the popped kernels in the shot then edited out the unpopped kernels
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Old 07-15-2008, 11:38 AM
 
Location: NJ/NY
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Please, God, tell me people actually don't believe these videos.

snopes.com people, snopes.com
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Old 07-15-2008, 01:04 PM
 
Location: (WNY)
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CNN has proved this wrong... so I have been told. But I am really itching to try it.
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Old 07-15-2008, 02:53 PM
 
Location: Palm Beach Gardens, Fla
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Please, God, tell me people actually don't believe these videos.

snopes.com people, snopes.com
You beat me to it!! I've been referring to Snopes for YEARS! I can't tell you how many email rumors and urban legends I've put to rest thanks to that website.
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Old 07-17-2008, 04:33 PM
 
Location: Kentucky
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You really can't believe much on the internet. Most importantly is those darn forward e-mails that get sent around all the time that are filled with nonsense and lies that people always believe for some bizarre reason.
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