Have you seen the new Windows Phone 7 commercial (view it on YouTube) where a person is texting while ignoring someone who is right there trying to get their attention? They ask “REALLY… REALLY?” Children, spouses and friends are truly disgusted. I especially love the sexy wife whose husband is oblivious. It does seem like everybody is off in their own little universe and unaware of life happening just beyond their bubble. Am I the only person to notice or have you noticed it, too?
I think I saw the ultimate case of life in the bubble. Last night, when I was at the store the Christmas Bell Ringer for Salvation Army was ringing his bell while texting. (more…)