I read this and it made me think of Drew, who I know has serious issues with the subject. Given the slow eroding of our personal freedoms in this country, I may just start refusing to give my phone number to sales clerks, just to see what their reaction is.
The revolution may not be televised, but it will be blogged. It's all about passive resistance, people.
Oh, and to anyone who actually has the number above, I apologize. You have my sympathy for what it spells out.