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October 23, 2015

Adele's new song is amazing, but what's with the flip phones?

Today, Adele released the video for “Hello,” answering an almost 5 year wait for new ways to express our pain and longing. There was just one weird little thing though– there are a lot of old ass phones in the video. Here are 5 theories on why “Hello” was cried into a flip phone:

1) She’s Adele and and how dare we question her.

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2) It’s a period piece about a former relationship.

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3) Tired of the great cell phone war and staying away from branding, she doesn’t want to support Android or Apple.

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4) Adele is dramatic and it’s not as fun to hang up by pushing “end” as it is to close a flip phone.

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5) She loves The Wire.

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