This story, newly dated December 1, 2017, has been updated and has replaced the old version.
An article about the Bells of Balangiga and the Posts effort to restore
the dignity and historical placement of the 'Bells'.
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Posted : December 1, 2017
As a retiree of the great AT&T
telephone company, I'm remiss
to post this but here goes.
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I don't know about you, but I still have a bit of difficulty when I'm given a phone number and can't dial it for one reason or another. Wait- I CAN dial it, it just doesn't go through. Barring network issues (say it ain't so), sometimes a missing '0' or 'country code' or 'region code' or even putting one in when it's not needed will get that famous "Your call cannot be connected''. This happened recently when I tried calling the Manila Social Security Unit at the embassy. Arghhhh.
In an effort to enlighten us all (or confuse us further), I've cobbled together a few articles on the proper formatting of calls. Here's what I came up with.
The Veterans Empowerment Act of 2017 may change how Veterans get their health care and options.
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Posted November 30, 2017