Woot Acquired By Amazon 1

This is why I love Woot and always have.  Woot was acquired by Amazon today in another (think Zappos) strong acquisition of a company that just gets what online business is all about.  You can never have too much customer service and creativity as part of your organization.  Read the letter from the CEO to ...

Twitter Advice For Verizon 1

What’s the point of having a corporate Twitter account if you can’t provide good customer service?  Verizon is a perfect example of a company attempting to use social media and failing.  Customer support at Verizon reached out to me via Twitter, yet failed to deliver any kind of support.  This is the second time this ...

Marine Widow Battles Verizon Over Cancellation Fee

A very disturbing article coming from CBS13 in Sacramento, CA.  My Verizon troubles have continued, so in researching other customer service issues, I came across this one.  How disgusting that Verizon did nothing until the TV station got involved.  I will post an update to my saga in a new post.  Please read and get ...

Is Anyone Really Wearing Bridal Diapers? 3

Is Anyone Really Wearing Bridal Diapers?
Bridal diapers, fact or fiction?  Are brides who are covered in intricate gowns and other wedding trimmings wearing diapers?  Are the rumors of these bridal diapers the stuff of urban legend?  The bigger question is this.  Why am I writing and reading about bridal diapers? If you are anything like me, the internets can take ...

Just Kill TV Already 1

Television as we know it is dead.  I know it’s still around, and on occasion we try and pretend that television shows and networks are still relevant.  Television networks are nothing more than zombies wandering around looking for easy prey to devour.  In my life I have seen television go from the absolute apex of ...

Keller, Texas – It’s Time For A Change 6

Keller, Texas - It's Time For A Change
I am a resident of Keller, Texas.  This is a fantastic place to live and raise a family.  Keller was recently voted one of the best cities in America to live, and I couldn’t agree more.  I do, however, have a bone to pick with the city and school district that should be remedied.  It ...