Michael Musto missed the obvious point about the celebrity flip phone 'retro-chic phenomenon'

Michael Musto missed the obvious point about the celebrity flip phone 'retro-chic phenomenon'
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Some boldface names from Hollywood and high fashion are using clunky old flip phones instead of smartphones, Michael Musto notes in The New York Times. Stars like Scarlett Johansson, Rihanna, and Kate Beckinsale are walking around with LG clamshells and other vintage 2000s cellphones, as are Anna Wintour, Iggy Pop, Musto himself, and politicians like New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio and Sen. Chuck Schumer.

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