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Crossed Lines

If you’ve ever been disconnected from a phone call made to India, perhaps the photos below will illustrate why. Then again, it’s a wonder those pesky Indian telemarketers can actually get a connection to your home thousands of miles away. These photos, which appeared recently on rense.com, clearly display the shabby state of communications in some parts of the world’s second-most populous country.

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Communications looking it's best!Shabby state of communications in India.What a mess!


by Max Drake
(Freelance writer and artist for GritFX.)

Discussion

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  1. Far out…

    Imagine all the electro-magnetic radiation that would be spewing out too…

    eesh…

    :/

    Posted by Decoy Spoon | June 25, 2009, 3:11 am
  2. The inside of my brain feels a bit like those wires sometimes. Those are great photos.

    Posted by Lidian | June 25, 2009, 4:16 am
  3. Hey Spoon…
    Imagine the telephone repairmen – they must have some crazy kinda blueprint for what wire goes where…

    "Nah man!…don't cut that wire!"

    Posted by Max Drake | June 25, 2009, 4:18 am
  4. Hey Lidian…
    :) I know what you mean…!

    Posted by Max Drake | June 25, 2009, 4:20 am
  5. Lovely post. We find similar situations in Pakistan too. Almost similar photos can be made available. I will try to get one myself and post :)

    Posted by Whisper | June 25, 2009, 10:42 pm
  6. looks like jungle vines, some sort of post apocalyptic distopia.

    Posted by Bill Donovan | July 1, 2009, 10:27 am
  7. @Whisper – love to see some photos man…

    @Bill – nice way of putting it.

    Posted by Max Drake | July 1, 2009, 7:14 pm

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