I surprisingly received this text from AT & T ... thought I'd pass it on . Hope it was OK to do so .
Cell Numbers Go Public Tomorrow REMINDER
All cell phone numbers are being released to telemarketing
companies tomorrow and you will start to receive sale calls.
If your plan provides, YOU WILL BE CHARGED FOR THESE CALLS
To prevent this, call the following number from your
cell phone: 888-382- 1222.
It is the National DO NOT CALL list.
It will only take a minute of your time. It blocks your number for
five (5) years. You must call from the cell phone number you want to have
You cannot call from a different phone number.
HELP OTHERS BY PASSING THIS ON TO ALL YOUR FRIENDS. It
takes about 20 seconds, but you must call from the number you want blocked.