[SATLUG] OFF TOPIC: "Say No to Photo-ID" for Cred

Borries Demeler demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu
Thu Jan 31 17:55:46 CST 2008


> Get this... the 3-digit security code on the back of my card had faded. 
> Didn't bother me, because I have it committed to memory.  I was paying 
> my cell bill (where you gotta show your id first, before they'll help 
> you) then went to pay, and the gal behind the counter needed my 3-digit 
> number.  Long story short, I'm very soon talking to the manager, and he 
> said, that in order for my card to be processed on their secure website, 
> the card had to have the last 3 entered, and showed me the screen.  I 
> went for it.  THEN, the little precocious, ignorant !@#$% proceeds to 
> write my 3-digit code on the back of my card, because "oh, look - it 
> wore off".
> 
> I coulda strangled her.

Before you kill someone just do like John C. and scratch it off :-)
But I hear'ya...


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