18 worst American companies, 4 ISP's among them

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Nov 17, 2010
  1. DSGamer64
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    For the lazy or for those who feel like DSGamer64 should have at least listed the companies *cough*

    #1 Charter Communications
    #2 United Airlines
    #3 Comcast
    #4 Time Warner Cable
    #5 US Airways
    #6 Delta
    #7 American Airlines
    #8 MySpace
    #9 Facebook
    #10 Con Edison
    #11 Wellpoint
    #12 Cox Communications
    #13 McDonald's
    #14 Bank of America
    #15 JPMorgan Chase
    #16 Citibank
    #17 DIRECTV
    #18 AT&T Mobility
     
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    Some of these are good picks like direct tv but some are pretty stupid like mcdonalds. It's pretty obvious that you're getting the lowest paid workers and the worst quality food so if that what you expect mcdonalds is a pretty damn good company.
     
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    thanks jgu1994
    I'm one of those lazy people

    I HATE comcast..I should really stop my internet service with them
     
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    This article is horrible. On the Comcast page, it says about how they're raising prices. The link to the article for their raised prices is from April 22, 2010. The main article is from this month, which makes it seem like they're using any bashing articles they can in their arguments.

    Companies change over time, and to give outdated information about a company in an argument is like giving a little kid a gun for his 3rd birthday.
     
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    Comcast is bad but direct tv had the worst customer service in the world. It took me 12 phone calls and taking to customer service on three continents to cancel my service. No one ever had any idea what was going on. I was getting billed when I was told I had no balance. If you talked to customer service in india then talked to customer service in the US they had no record of previous phone calls. Total nightmare
     
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    I wish that Viacom was in that list.
     
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    yeah TWC is a piece of shit!! i mean i rented there router for my wireless and for fuck sakes i can't go in my router and those fuck cocks won't tell me why? they said they can open the port but... i'm not going tell them i'm using zsnes just to play online...
     
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    For me, I love Comcast. Their internet services are really fast, one example is when I was downloading Call of Duty: Black Ops while running a full scan with an anti-virus program. And the download only took less than a day.
     
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    Hmm.... at&t is not on there? (Not at&t Mobility, I'm talking about at&t DSL).
     
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    after complaining to charter for awhile, i actually have some good service from them, internet speed is good, and TV really havent had much of a problem idk about most people
     
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    Hmm...other than the Copyright infringement notices, Cox is pretty awesome. Great speeds, no slowdowns during peak hours, and excellent customer service. We even get free cinemax for a full year this year for being loyal customers. Last year we had Starz for 6 months for free. The year before we had a free internet speed upgrade (from 5Mb to 10MB) for 6 months.

    Our cable has only went down twice, and Internet only once, and all 3 of those were just for backbone upgrades, and not a malfunction. all 3 of those times we got a phone call saying maintenence will be conducted in my area and to expect outages. They even credited our account for a full month for free for the "inconvenience"
     
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    I thought Time Warner was worse than Comcast...
     
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    how is maccas on there?! and why isn't m$ number 1 and facebook 2nd? [​IMG]
     
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    Because you a fanboy, and a hater? Z,Z
     
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    QFT and fix'd. Facebook keeps me in contact with friends from different schools(if you know what I mean) not that I say it's the best. My dad uses Comcast... I wonder how it sucks [​IMG]
     
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    You do eralize that McDonalds is picked as best employer around the globe right? Here in Belgium it had best employer of the year several times same in Australia -_-

    All Im missing is certain gamedevs
     
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    Unfortunately accurate reasoning, in my opinion. I believe they're cited because of how shitty they are for humanity in general. They're a pox on society, and should be eradicated.
     

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