As you know, my recent favorite thing is to send out random texts to known cell phone prefixes to see what kind of responses people will send back to me.

To me. A perfect stranger.

In the past Wrong Number posts, I’ve tried a few different messages. This time, I changed it up and simply declared… “Isn’t life just… THE BEST?!”

246 wrong numbers. That’s how many texts I sent this time around, all with the exact same words to totally random people.

Most of those I sent it to either didn’t reply or simply told me I had the wrong number. This screen capture pretty much sums up those ones:

85% of replies:


Some replies were a little (or a lot) more incredible, hilarious, or powerful than that.

Here is another batch of them, which I thought were the perfect mix of responses.