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Would You Rather Give Up Sex, Money Or Your Cell Phone?

Sure, it seems like a wacky question, but a recent survey shows that Young Britons would rather give up sex than live without their cell phones.

According to Reuters, one in three people would not sacrifice their cell phone for one million pounds (that's equivalent to about $1.9 million USD). Women were most likely to refuse the lump sum in exchange for the cells, while folks in the 16 and 24 age bracket would rather give up alcohol, chocolate, sex, tea, or coffee than live without their mobile phone for a month.

While the survey results both confuse and upset me, I have to ask: What would you give up for in order to keep your cell phone?

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bunnystack bunnystack 8 years
::thinks:: Wouldn't it be smart to give up your cell phone for money? Then you can BUY ANOTHER cell phone. Hmm. How ingenious!
areasontohope areasontohope 8 years
I'd give up my cell phone for a lot of things.
brokeinthecity brokeinthecity 8 years
I'd give up my cellphone and cable TV... without hesitation :) I don't drink coffee, alcohol, smoke or do drugs.. so I'll gladly give up all of that as well.. All for money.. :P Fabulously Broke in the City http://fabulouslybrokeinthecity.blogspot.com
jeahh jeahh 8 years
There's too many options... I don't drink coffee so of course I would give that up or maybe even alcohol :p
lala788 lala788 8 years
i give up my coffee for my cell phone
KittyToy KittyToy 8 years
i would give my cell up for money...anyone wanna make an offer on my iphone
demeter demeter 8 years
I don't need a cell phone and I never will, I think they're very overrated so I would not give up anything for a stupid cell phone.
vienvien vienvien 8 years
Cellphone. I had lived for 28 years of my life without a cellphone
c0rkie c0rkie 8 years
i honestly dont NEED my cell phone. internet on the other hand.... lol
LadyLibertine LadyLibertine 8 years
I picked give up S.E.X but I rarely use my phone so it isnt that important to mebut than neither is what I would give up for it so figured losing both wont matterconsidering I already Have given them both up :P :)
LadyLibertine LadyLibertine 8 years
I picked give up S.E.X but I rarely use my phone so it isnt that important to me but than neither is what I would give up for it so figured losing both wont matter considering I already Have given them both up :P :)
LittlePinkStar LittlePinkStar 8 years
id def give up my cell lol....sometime i feel liek throwing out the window when people wont leave me alone :)
wendy645 wendy645 8 years
I feel sorry for the 23 people who voted giving up sex for their cellphone! I'd give uyp my cellphone for sex! with my boyfriend of course :) I can never seem to get enough, and my celphone is just covered in dust somewhere, I never use it. In fact I have no clue where it is.
ThePerfectScore ThePerfectScore 8 years
Yeah id give up my cell for money... there are millions of other ways to communicate while on the go.... smoke signals, anyone?
SugarPrep SugarPrep 8 years
What?Give up S.E.X?That's crazy talk people!
SugarPrep SugarPrep 8 years
What? Give up S.E.X? That's crazy talk people!
aistea311 aistea311 8 years
Im not some big celeb and the only person who texts me is google so I can live without my cell phone. hey, with all that money I could go and talk to people in some far off place instead!
rachelface rachelface 8 years
for all the people who would give up their cell phone for money, do it. your phone costs money, so therefor if you don't have one, you have more money. strange how that works....
sassy3lady sassy3lady 8 years
I carry my cell phone all the time & it rarely rings. Of course as soon as I forget it at home, I have like 16 messages. I'd definitely give it up for money, I'm not a big phone user anyway.
ShanaB ShanaB 8 years
what would i do without cellphone?? never leave home without it
LoLa-The-Great LoLa-The-Great 8 years
Bah !I'll give up my cell phone for money anytime...imagine what you can do with all that extra pocket change you can buy like a dozen cell phones...LoL
LoLa-The-Great LoLa-The-Great 8 years
Bah ! I'll give up my cell phone for money anytime... imagine what you can do with all that extra pocket change you can buy like a dozen cell phones...LoL
calamityjen calamityjen 8 years
I'd totally give up my cell phone. Half the time I hate having it. I hate text messaging, and I hate being constantly accessible. I turn it off if I'm out with someone, I turn it off when I sleep, I turn it off while I'm at work...and plus it's another bill I could totally live without.
UrbanBohemian UrbanBohemian 8 years
A lot of things come before my cell phone. I may use it as a watch, maybe even a calendar, or an address book, or a tip calculator, but I have backups for those things with the exception of the tip calculator. I'm so bad on the phone anyway!
woodycakes woodycakes 8 years
cellphone for money any given day.
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