Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Brick to: Obama for Putting Fox in Charge of Hen House: Steven Rattner as Car Czar

Brick to the Obama administration for placing Steven Rattner in position as special adviser for automobiles ("car czar"). Consider his Bio: financier (Lazard, Morgan Stanley, Quadrangle) earning investment banking fees from picking apart newspapers and media companies over his career. How have they fared over the decades? Shall we pick apart a few auto companies now for sport - gotta be a few fees in there somewhere, right?

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Brick to: Verizon FiOS help line 888-GET-FIOS (888-438-3467)

Verizon FiOS web site (verizon.com/fiostv) cannot find my home address, nor any address near my home. Site responds:

Address Still Not Found

Sorry, we are still unable to find your address. Please edit your information and try again.

Please call 888-GET-FiOS for further assistance. Representatives are available 7 days a week, 8:00 am to Midnight (Eastern Time).

So, it is 9:47 p.m. Eastern Time. I called. Entered all information. Recording said, essentially, "Normally, I would get you a representative. But our offices are closed now. Please visit our website."

Think I'll go with AT&T Uverse!