911, This Isn't an Emergency, but ...

Note to the frustrated, the lonely and the hungry: 911 operators don't care if your fast-food order was incomplete. They don't want to have to give you a traffic report. And, no, they don't play matchmaker. Yet every few months, audio is released detailing trivial -- if not ridiculous -- calls to emergency officials. The calls prompt giggles and provide popular fodder for blogs, YouTube and e-mail chains but are a very real nuisance to the authorities who are obligated to respond. "We deal...Full Story
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