Why do otherwise civilized human beings disregard decorum so entirely in the presence of cell phones?
It sounds like such a retro problem, doesn’t it? With everyone texting and Twittering and updating their Facebook pages, who has time to actually talk? Apparently, the etiquette impaired.
Tuesday night, during a live performance at the Fox Theatre, a patron not only left his cell phone on but answered during the show and proceeded to have a conversation!
“Oh, that’s okay, you aren’t bothering me,” the guy told whoever was calling.
Seriously, I am not making this up. Apparently he and his companion didn’t care much for the performance, and were in the process of walking out when the phone rang.
The patron was seated near the front and continued with his conversation all along his walk up the aisle and out the back of the theater! Not only was this an affront to other members of the audience it was unconscionably rude to the performers.
SB considered dialing 911 but figured