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Put down the cell phone: It’s ‘No Text Weekend’

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Put down your phones; it’s ‘No Text Weekend.’

Starting today through Sunday, the group behind NoTextWeekend.com wants people to pledge to talk instead of text. Organizers say it’s not a digital detox or about unplugging. It’s about reclaiming conversation.

They say there are times to text, but people just do it too much.

The group even offers a pledge for people to sign, in which they pledge not to text and explain why.

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