Lost Your iPhone in a Cab? Jimmy Fallon Found It!

Posted on: December 24th, 2012 at 6:38 am by and

fallon-phone

[Photo: Jimmy Fallon]

In true Christmas spirit, Jimmy Fallon has become the cell phone samaritan.

An unidentified commuter left behind an iPhone 5 in a city taxi Saturday afternoon, and the Late Night host found it. Fallon announced as much in a tweet to his 7.2 million followers.

If you lost this iphone 5 in a cab in Manhattan yesterday, I have it!! Call your phone. I can’t wait to get it back to you.

Based on the photo shared, this could go one of two ways: there is a beautiful woman missing her cell phone or the phone dropped out of the trenchcoat of a creeper with a picture of a beautiful woman set as his/her wallpaper. Either way, calling Jimmy Fallon to retrieve your phone sure beats calling the TLC lost and found.

If this happens to be your phone, or you know the person, first give Jimmy a call and then let us know the rest of the story. Good looking out, Fallon!

Recent Stories

Bowery Ballroom, a classic
Bowery Ballroom and Mercury Lounge Sync Up With Ticketfly/Pandora

Grabbing tickets for your favorite shows at two of New York City’s seminal music venues just got a little easier. Ticketing for the Bowery Ballroom and Mercury Lounge was just snagged by Ticketfly, which is a subsidiary of the long-running custom radio service, Pandora. Timing of the announcement is curious, as Bowery Presents is rumored to have sold […]

prince-mural-2
As with David Bowie, the ‘Graffiti Room’ is Exploiting Prince’s Death for Sales

Much like with David Bowie, the Graffiti Room restaurant is now capitalizing on the death of Prince. Its ad-art wall around the corner on Kenmare Street now boasts a mural of the departed artist, complete with purple paint splatter (rain) on the sidewalk below. As before, the issue is more the blatant advertisement of Graffiti […]

luchador-ludlow-1
El Luchador to Open Ludlow Street Location for Cinco de Mayo

El Luchador is a few days from debuting its new Lower East Side location. The grand opening celebration is set for Cinco de Mayo this Thursday. The popular taqueria revealed the news in a Facebook post. “We will be giving out one free chicken taco per person at our new location,” the announcement notes. There […]

amarcord-1
Amarcord Vintage Forced from SoHo After Purported 400% Increase in Rent

How many different ways (or number of times) can this same story be told – building sells, landlord hikes the rents to unaffordable levels, small businesses succumb as a result. We see this progression play out so often it’s scary. Amarcord Vintage is the latest commercial venture to fall victim to the disturbing trend. The sixteen-year-old […]

Photo: DOT
DOT to Present Final Design of 2-Way Bike Lane on Chrystie Street Next Week

The game-changing proposal to install a protected two-way bike lane on Chrystie Street returns to Community Board 3 next week (May 10) for further consideration. The advisory body already approved the measure in March, but stipulated the Department of Transportation conduct further outreach with nearby stakeholders. Namely those living and/or working around Sara D. Roosevelt […]