The Good, the Bad, & The Ugly

Comcast

Good:Comcast This past weekend, I was back in Rochester, NY visiting friends and meeting with an overseas contact about some work that he needed done. On my way back on Sunday, driving near the Syracuse area I saw no less than 5 New York State Troopers. Anyone who has ever driven through New York knows…

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99 restaurants and Applebees

Bad:99 Restaurant andApplebees Applebees has definately made a bigger deal out of this little marketing ploy than the 99 Restaurant and Pub has by spending a lot more money on their advertising. This is evidenced by the sheer number of television commercials. Applebees runs them all the time, but I have yet to see one…

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aye – mo

Bad: ‘aye – mo‘ (pronunciation only listed) The company is focused entirely on selling cell phones, cell phone replacements, upgrades, and service plans. They can get you into AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, Cingular, Nextel, and probably several others neither of us have ever heard of. I think this is a great idea. Dealing with cell phone…

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