Cell Phones: Worst Ringtone Moments

A faux pas can happen to just about anyone, including George Stephanopoulos.
3:00 | 08/14/12

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And finally, all day long, you've been telling us your stories about the price we pay for a hyper connected world. Sitting in some important exam, into the silence, that tinkling, blaring cell phone rings. It even happened here last night. Here's abc's nick watt. Reporter: George stephanopoulos is a broadcast news behemoth. But, on last night's show he was show. Thank you, george -- Reporter: He was a cell phone sinner. The person you are speaking to should have your full attention. So, no cell phones. Reporter: Don't worry george we've all been there. Even this man of god -- oh, my goodness, I scold people for that all the time. Reporter: And a fancy ringtones will compound your pain. You, our viewers sent us you worst. Tammy greenough's phone went off in church. ♪ Baby baby baby ♪ tracie clarke's went off at her cousin's funeral. The lady beside her yelled, "praise the lord!" And there's another guy I'm sorry who I'm not going to name was in a bathroom stall when his phone rang. his ringtone was "dust in the wind." Reporter: Okay, if your cell phone does ring you can play cute. Play cute like darren criss from glee. You can roll with like giuliani. This is my wife calling. Hello dear. Just turn it off and keep focused. By doing all of this you're just drawing negative attention to yourself. Reporter: Sweetheart, I can't talk to you right now, I'm at work, okay? Nick watt, abc news, los angeles.

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