The Cellular Economy: West Virginia Edition

Rural Areas: 44% Fewer West Virginia Payphones Since 1998 – Consumerist

My home state.  It may come as some surprise, but not everyone in America can afford a land line, let alone a cell phone.  Throw in poor to nonexistent cellular coverage, and you put a big dent on the modernization of the local economy.  It saddens me to see West Virginia getting left behind so badly.

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