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Man sues 'date from hell' for $17.31 for texting during 'Guardians 2'

You're on your first date, and for some reason you end up going to the theatre to watch Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2.  SEE ALSO: Two weeks in, we're already asking if 'Guardians 2' can manage a $1 billion box office Just 15 minutes into the movie, your date starts texting. Repeatedly. Like at least 10-20 times. What do you do?  Well, this guy was so enraged that he decided to sue his date.
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