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#142551 - 04/29/05 05:45 PM Coincidence?  
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In a bad mood, I wrote my IP provider to tell them their DSL service was horrible and that they were probably guilty of misleading advertising and ending with a paraphrase of Miller's Giles Corey, "A fart on all of you."*

And, what do you know, my service has improved. (Of course, now I've jinxed it).

*The original is "A fart on Thomas Putnam," case y-all don't remember ;)


#142552 - 05/02/05 10:51 PM Re: Coincidence?  
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what do you know, my service has improved.
At least your complaint wasn't just hot air.



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