John Navas <[email protected]> wrote in message news:<[email protected]>...
> While cell phones can sometimes be useful in life threatening situations, like
> so many other things, they're too unreliable to be considered serious life
> saving devices. If you really want to be safe, get a Personal EPIRB, which
> are now less expensive, particularly in real terms, than early cell phones;
> e.g., <>

naaaaah - if you really want something useful for life threatening
situations get a gun.

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