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A useless piece of garbage. Why anyone still uses one, I haven't the slightest idea.

The phone has a circular "dialer" which you spin around to "dial". If you mess up, it's a real pain in the ass to start over again (especially if you're calling long distance).
"If you're calling from a rotary phone, please stay on the line."
by Jhonkas December 15, 2005

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