Wednesday, November 15, 2006

I'd really like to get to know you better before we, you know, look at your phone

Research has "found that in social situations men actively display their phones and its capabilities in a bid to look important and popular. The research suggests that this is done primarily to attract females but also used to show off and gain status with other men in their peer group."

4 comments:

Make the logo bigger said...

Shit. And all this time I thought I was doing it to see what time it was.

Anonymous said...

All this time it's been Razr envy?

Anonymous said...

Conversely, I suffer from cell phone shame: a cheap-ass got-it-with-my-plan Samsung without so much as internet access. Stupid Sprint®.

Lyss said...

Is the cell phone the human male equivalent of plumage?