Irony Example : In 1876, western union telegraph refused to buy the alexander graham bell's pate......

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In 1876, Western Union Telegraph refused to buy the Alexander Graham Bell's patent for the telephone because "the public simply can't be trust to handle technical communications equipment without trained operators."

77% say this is NOT IRONIC . Do you agree? Vote now, below.

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  • 77% NOT IRONIC
  • 23% IRONIC

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