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Ask Umbra on cell phones vs. land lines January 30, 2006 2:11 PM

Monday, 30 Jan 2006

Cutting the Cord
Umbra on cell phones vs. land lines

Girl talking on cell in a car. As more and more cell-phone users leave their outdated land lines behind -- not to mention their manners and public decency, for the love of Louie! -- a reader wonders how the two options stack up from an environmental perspective. Advice maven Umbra Fisk phones her answer in (but not before pulling her car over, of course).

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