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CODE DEPENDENT QR codes are everywhere these days, yet for people without smartphones, they can seem like a secret handshake. Sign: SALE! Scan with your phone for coupon (QR code) Mrs. Perkins: "Sigh."
Sign: Cafe Pompous - Today's special: (QR code) Mrs. Perkins: "Sigh."
Street prophet holding sign: (QR code) Mrs. Perkins: "Sigh."
Eventually Mrs. Perkins: "Okay! Okay! I'll buy a @#@* smartphone!"
Mrs. Perkins: "ARGH!" Shown: 5G Suavephones on display. "Ready to buy? Scan with your current phone!" (QR code)