Here is one account of the call:
Operator: "Hi we now have the solution to all the Route 29 problems. The County Council is about to approve funding for a rapid transit system. Would you like me to patch you through to the County Council so you can tell them you support this?"
Me: Who are you calling for?Operator: Steve SilvermanMe: and who is Steve Silverman representing?Operator: The County CouncilMe: Really? Steve Silverman is representing the County Council?Operator: Councilman Steve SilvermanMe: Oh he's on the Council?Operator: Well let me patch you through to the Council and you can askMe: Where are you calling from?Operator: I can't say.Me: What company are you calling from?
Operator: I can't disclose that and then she hangs up.