Charlie Chaplins film 'The Circus' (1928) - Woman with mobile phone!

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  1. dawg

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    In the Charlie Chaplin's film "The Circus" (1928), a woman got accidently in the footage and it looks like as if she's talking on a cell phone. Do you have any suggestions regarding this curious moment?

     
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    I've read it's some type of hearing aid.
     
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  4. ChuckZ

    ChuckZ You're so pusillanimous, oh yea.

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    Never heard much about reddit, now I see it 2 days in a row.
     
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    werent they making "talking pictures" by 1928?


    also, no phone. its just impossible, thats my proof.
     
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    She obviously traveled back in time and took the cell phone with her.:crazy2:

    On a side note, she had some huge mitts on her.
     
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    For some reason I think they started around 1929.
     
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    im juss pointing 2 sum poss explanationz
     
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    I think it was a mobile tin can.

    [​IMG]
     
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    doctor who has a cellphone that can make calls across time
     
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    <~~~~~~~~ Mr. Peabody and Sherman!
     
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    She better be careful : [​IMG]
     
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    Shes a Time traveler Goddammit! :mad:
     
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    What a boring time to visit what was going on in 1928?
     
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    The Charleston :dontknow: Prohibition :dontknow:
     
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    the world better hope I dont find a time machine : [​IMG]
     
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    So, ah, who's her provider? What kind of bullshit story is this?