Tim Dowling: I’ve recently been added to a mystery WhatsApp group

I don’t know whether it’s a scam or a mistake, but I find myself intrigued by the name. It is called, simply, ‘Cliff’s situation’

My phone pings while I am sitting at the kitchen table. I take it out of my pocket and discover that I’ve been added to a WhatsApp group by someone I’ve never heard of. This is, I think, marginally preferable to being added to a WhatsApp group by someone I know.

Dozens of other people, added alongside me, have already left the group. I don’t know whether it’s a scam or a mistake, but even as I press the exit button, I find myself intrigued by the name of the group. It is called, simply, “Cliff’s situation”.

Continue reading…

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *