I fucking hate people who open their phones to text or check whatever during a movie. It's incredibly obnoxious and self-absorbed and completely pulls you out of the film. However, one theater in Texas stood by their policy to boot anyone using their phone in any regard without warning. Read the full story here. Additionally, as a bonus, the booted patron left a voicemail describing her displeasure with the theater: Focus: Discuss the story. Alt. Focus: Does this speak to a bigger problem in our society where politeness has been replaced by self-entitlement and absorption? Is technology a factor?