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[Consumerist] EA’s Worst Company In America Reign Comes To An End With Loss To Time Warner Cable

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Video game giant Electronic Arts stepped into the Worst Company In America nonagon of unpleasantness this morning crowned with two Golden Poos and with the confidence that the tournament’s only two-time winner deserves. But in the end, it wasn’t EA that was carried out of the arena in victory — it was Time Warner Cable.

http://consumerist.com/2014/03/24/eas-worst-company-in-america-reign-comes-to-an-end-with-loss-to-time-warner-cable/

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Looking at the bracket I say ATT will take the title with ease.
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Soon to be Comcast lol, I don't see what the big deal is with TWC. I work for them and I love it!
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LOL, EA? HOW COME? HOW DID YOU LOST SUCH HONORABLE POSITION?

Indeed, there are more companies that fit very well that prize lol, basically add every big comunications company

My vote goes for Telefonica!


Edited by danilon62 - 3/25/14 at 2:10pm
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AT&T has so much suck it cant be put into sucking words. It is an art form to them. But I may be a little bitter.

Edit: Im quite confident my horse, AT&T, can beat Verizon and move to the next bracket.
Edited by Ultisym - 3/26/14 at 5:49am
   
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wow and EA was knocked out in the first round.
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I might vote Comcast this year. I'm so frustrated with them I can't handle it. You get stuck in their awful bundles. Don't want to pay $200/month? Don't want a triple play? then take your pick of awful cable + medium internet, awful internet + medium cable, or great tv + cripplingly slow internet. The deals expire every 6-12 months, so I'm back on the phone with them like clockwork once or twice a year fighting over the same crap. Every rep says something different. I've got a bundle in my cart, but the phone guy can't honor it because it's a different price. By the way, do you want a triple play? Then the internet chat guy says he won't honor it because its for new customers only, but I'm logged into my account and literally picked it directly from the existing customer section. Finally the third guy says no problem, but by the way, want a triple play? You can't check out online without adding a $40 technician install, or a $10 self install kit. YOU ARE CHARGING ME TO INSTALL IT MYSELF. However, I'm already a Comcast customer. I'M ALREADY INSTALLED. So I have to pay a service change fee, and buy a self install kit. I asked them to waive it, but that that's a 50/50 shot, and at this point I've spoke to three or four people over 2 hours and it's not worth my time to fight over $10. This time I got the self install kit waived, BUT THEY STILL SENT IT. And its literally the exact same cable box that I have now. I opened it hoping it was a newer model. So now I have to drop the crap back off at the post office.

Literally all I wanted to do was upgrade my cable from Digital Economy to Digital Basic since my old deal expired. Why is this so time consuming, shady, and frustrating.

mad.gifmad.gifmad.gifmad.gifmad.gifmad.gif


UPDATE: And the "new" box I just got? Doesn't work. Another hour on the phone and I'm back with my original box.
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AT&T has so much suck it cant be put into sucking words. It is an art form to them. But I may be a little bitter.

Everyone that I've ever known that's had ATT feels or has felt that same way, including myself, just an awful company.
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I fail to see how any of these companies could lose to Monsanto
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I fail to see how any of these companies could lose to Monsanto

Because the majority of the country is ignorant...
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