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Photo captures man building 'menu fort' to block date

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The photo of a man who built a fort from menus to block the view of his date has exploded on the web.

Adam Howell of Charlotte heard the man and woman bickering at an Olive Garden in Pineville, N.C., near Charlotte. He snapped a photo and put it on his Twitter feed, saying the man "is mad at his girlfriend at Olive Garden & has made a menu fort."

Howell also tweeted, "Unfortunately the waitress took the menus away! So they were just both on their phones for most of it."

But Howell did share on Twitter that they "actually started talking a bit towards the end of the meal, so he paid."

The photo has been retweeted more than 1,600 times.

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