AT& T has announced today that they will be getting out of the payphone business. The announced that they will be phasing out payphones by the end of next year.
The reason is that more and more people whether rich or poor have access to cell phones and the pay phone business is no longer lucrative.
So now our children really will have no way to contact us without the use of a cellphone. Not that it matters to Bloomberg and Klein.
By the way Joel can you put your blackberry down for a moment and read this.