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Pranks for nothing: anonymous, international version.

For the last day, my phone has been targeted by the "have two random cellphones call each other simultaneously and see what happens when someone picks up" prank, similar to what is available through websites I won't advertise here. (Google, "have two phones call each other prank." Yes, I looked up the 4 I could find, and registered on all of them to have my number blocked....it's still happening.) [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Nov 21, 2013 - 6 answers

I've never met you, this is crazy. What's your number? Don't call me, maybe?

What's up with 774-8283? This appears to be a spoofed phone number calling to harass people at random. How are they doing this, and what can be done about it? Question about American phone calls, probably won't apply internationally. [more inside]
posted by The Winsome Parker Lewis on Jun 7, 2012 - 5 answers

21st century tape over the phone plug prank??

Phone Prank Filter: I need to keep a co-worker's phone from ringing. I know the tape over plug technique but the trick is these phones have digital displays. Is there a way to cut the phone w/o cutting the power? [more inside]
posted by DetonatedManiac on Mar 12, 2009 - 14 answers

I need to know who made this prank phone call!

Who made this recorded prank phone call? It's SO funny! [more inside]
posted by lukeklein on Oct 23, 2008 - 4 answers

Trace a call that can't be traced?

What can I possible do about someone that is repeatedly calling my place of employment and hanging up? [more inside]
posted by hammerthyme on Oct 10, 2008 - 6 answers

Group Health Connecting Their Callers to My Phone?

I have reason to believe Group Health is prank-calling me. [More Inside] [more inside]
posted by Hildago on Apr 24, 2004 - 4 answers

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