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Dear Poll: Have You Ever Purse Called Someone?

Have you ever looked at your phone and had an anxiety attack after realizing you had accidentally called someone while your phone was in your pocket or hand bag? Luckily I haven't, but it has happened to a few friends of mine causing irreconcilable damage. Whether you've been caught bad mouthing your best friend or sneaking around behind your boyfriend's back, what I want to know is . . .


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girlie871 girlie871 9 years
I'm a little paranoid about it so I check my call log from time to time just to make sure. Ive never had my phone call other people but other peoples phones have called me before. Ive caught a guy cheating on me because I called him and he meant to press the hang up button but he pressed the answer button instead. Other than that its only been muffle sounds or small random conversations. I try not to be nosy so i just hang up.
lem0ndrop23 lem0ndrop23 9 years
I have a few times, I was riding the subway with my roommate and he looked at his phone then at me and said "what do you want?" my phone was in my backpocket...
mazhalai mazhalai 9 years
i got called once and thought my friend was being mugged... that was hilarious..
MiyabiNa MiyabiNa 9 years
I accidentally purse called 911 before!!!! they called back to see if everything was okay and I had no idea what was going on LOL I was apologizine profusely though!! Very embarassing....I dunno how it happened! I didn't actually dial was more a "secret" speed dial number on my phone that I had hit...=/ still dunno which one it was.... and I've have people call me from their phones..and i hear radios, pocket shuffling, n'stuff =/ It's helped me once before too cuz I caught my bf's ex talking trash about me this was on- all I heard was moving sounds and voices....then I realized who's voice it was! they didn't know I could hear...that was a baaaaa~~~d day. Oh wanna see the definition of pissed? hahahah teaches you you better what what you say to people! Or as my mom says, "talk as if that person was in the room with you- what would you want them to hear?"
mrspiven mrspiven 9 years
i've always had a flip phone so i haven't purse called anyone, but i always get 'pocket called' from my dad. he thinks he's really cool so he's always getting new phones and he never knows how to work them and he always accidently calls me!!! he'll call later on and say "Hey, i noticed i called you twice today. sorry!"
bbkf bbkf 9 years
I've never called anyone accidentally, but my phone has a problem that when I use the headset, it won't hang up at the end of a call. I accidentally left a 5 minute voicemail for my boss and she could hear me swearing at traffic! We laughed about it-- good thing she's cool!
melda melda 9 years
yes it happens a lot, and last year when i was in my boyfriend's car and my pda was in my bag i called my sister but she didn't hear waht we were talking about
LaLaLaurie06 LaLaLaurie06 9 years
yes, but my phone was actually on the passenger seat of my car, so i'm not really sure how it dialed my friend's number. i must have pressed the wrong button when taking it out of my purse or something. the next day my friend was like "i got a voicemail from you singing." lol i apparently had been singing along to a CD in my car and that's what got recorded. oops.
mjcrazy22 mjcrazy22 9 years
once, a friend of my boyfriends called him by accident, incidentally he happened to be talking about ME and making up some stupid rumor (all of his friends talk about me for some reason, i'm like the celebrity of his neighborhood--dont ask me why!) anyway he went on and on, making up some ridiculous story. needless to say he got his ass kicked the next day, aah satisfaction
Linny Linny 9 years
i used to have a phone that would call 911 if you held down the 9 button for a few seconds. i guess i did that once because 911 called me back to ask if i was ok.
mrskrismendoza mrskrismendoza 9 years
Other: I don't use my cell phone lol.
kikidawn kikidawn 9 years
lol fluffyhelen :) My phone is a flip phone... so nope never done it. My sister's phone has called me several times. It's really funny :) Though I do have a funny cell phone story. My S/O is my speed dial #2. On my mom's phone her speed dial #2 is my dad. Well, we have the same phones... she used mine and accidently called my S/O (instead of my dad)... she was like 'hello?...?" and he thought it was me (b/c of his caller ID) and then didn't recognize the voice... it was hilarious!!! They were going back and forth ... "Who is this?" :ROTFL:
Aiyaruk Aiyaruk 9 years
Fluffyhelen - YIKES!! That's probably the worst! Once I sat on my phone while I was in the car arguing with my husband.. and it called one of our mutual friends. Our friend heard our entire argument! How embarrassing!
Marci Marci 9 years
I haven't, but my ex boyfriend used to pocket call me a lot. I'd be listening to him gas up the car, watch TV or whatever. I'd be SCREAMING into the phone, but he never heard me. :D
sparklestar sparklestar 9 years
YES! The police.. :( It was like "this is the police" "WHAT? WHAT'S HAPPENED" "no, you called us" "OH MY GOD I'M SO SORRY!" >.< Moron..
SeaFoamGreen215 SeaFoamGreen215 9 years
it happens to me all the time, stupid blackberry. but thankfully every time it has happened, ive been alone, or not talking.
DecemberBaby DecemberBaby 9 years
Yes I've purse called someone and it was horrible. I had this little Nokia phone and I immediately bought a flip phone after that.
mswindang mswindang 9 years
it's happened to me several times when i forget to lock the keypads of my phone, i get in trouble not with what ive been talking about when that happens but with the length of the phonecalls that it makes. for some reason, the friggin keys choose the overseas numbers to call instead of the local ones. and THAT is how i get in trouble with purse calls!
lolabella lolabella 9 years
my friend alen always complains that people call him all the time because he's always first on their list. at least that's his excuse for not picking up my calls. ;) i always wind up doing this to my husband, and it's usually when we're walking somewhere together. he'll take his phone out of his pocket, sigh, and go, "where's your phone?" my purse has dialed him. he did this to me the other night, so i guess turnabout is fair play. i just got a RIZR so i'm praying that will not happen anymore. i get so frustrated with the key lock that i never use it.
fashionhore fashionhore 9 years
I get this done to me all of the time because my name starts with an A, and I am usually the first in the phonebook. I have done it where i was leaving a voicemail and forgot to turn off the call! I hate those!
mlen mlen 9 years
my current phone is a flip phone so that can't be done. my old phone it happened a couple times but i usually locked it up. i never got into any trouble tho so either i was being good or it was too muffled in the purse to hear! my friend used to call me from his pocket all the time lol
potterlove potterlove 9 years
I keylock my cell ALL THE TIME!!! My friends always do this but seriously...hasn't happened to me. Hopefully it never would!! :fingerscrossed:
books-and-shoes books-and-shoes 9 years
Never happened but I do want to say that I wish there was still a LOCK feature on my flip phone! The kids still get a hold of it and try to make random calls!
Knight-Who-Says-Ni Knight-Who-Says-Ni 9 years
Ahahaha, one of my friends' phones does this. I've heard some real guy's locker-room types of conversations.
sabrinaBee sabrinaBee 9 years
never happened to me, though my mum's phone does it to me *lol* as i'm usually on the last dialled numbers list.
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