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    United Airlines breaks guitars

    Received this in an email. Enjoy.

    A musician named Dave Carroll recently had difficulty with United Airlines.

    United apparently damaged his treasured Taylor guitar ($3500) during a flight. Dave spent over 9 months trying to get United to pay for damages caused by baggage handlers to his custom Taylor guitar.
    During his final exchange with the United Customer Relations Manager, he stated that he was left with no choice other than to create a music video for YouTube exposing their lack of cooperation. The Manager responded: "Good luck with that one, pal."

    So he posted a retaliatory video on YouTube. The video has since received over 6 million hits. United Airlines contacted the musician and attempted settlement in exchange for pulling the video. Naturally his response was:

    "Good luck with that one, pal."

    Taylor Guitars sent the musician 2 new custom guitars in appreciation for the product recognition from the video that has led to a sharp increase in orders.

    Here's the video:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=5YGc4zOqozo



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    Re: United Airlines breaks guitars

    My JLMC professor showed this to us in class... Pretty funny



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    Re: United Airlines breaks guitars

    The video is pretty funny. This has to be a PR nightmare for United.



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    Re: United Airlines breaks guitars

    Yeah this sure lost United more then $3500 for fixing this guys guitars. Though i doubt anything changes from it.



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    Re: United Airlines breaks guitars

    Your friend is like 4 years behind on his funny emails. Watch out for the dancing hamsters he's going to send you next.



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    Re: United Airlines breaks guitars

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Your friend is like 4 years behind on his funny emails. Watch out for the dancing hamsters he's going to send you next.
    I was gonna say this, but I didn't want to be added on the "Biggest Hater" thread.


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    Re: United Airlines breaks guitars

    In the four years since the 6 million hits, the video now has over 12 million hits



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    Re: United Airlines breaks guitars

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Your friend is like 4 years behind on his funny emails. Watch out for the dancing hamsters he's going to send you next.
    I haven't visted the site in probably over 10 years so I went and took a look this was my reaction:

    You Maniacs! You messed it up! Ah, damn you! Gawd damn you all to ****!



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    Re: United Airlines breaks guitars

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Your friend is like 4 years behind on his funny emails. Watch out for the dancing hamsters he's going to send you next.
    This.


    While on live TV, Ford used a vulgar term to describe a private part of the female anatomy, adding that he was “happily married” and “got more than enough to eat at home.”

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