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United Airlines Breaks Guitars - Power of New Media E-mail
Written by Charles   
Tuesday, 12 June 2012 21:02

Here's something we can all appreciate. It may not have to online levitra sale do with animation, but it certainly pertains to the influence of New Media and only for you buy viagra in amsterdam how it can be utilized for the greater good of the individual versus the mega-corporation.

A musician named Dave Carroll recently had difficulty with United Airlines. United apparently damaged his treasured Taylor guitar during a flight. The guitar was valued at $3500. Dave spent over 9 months trying to get United to pay for damages caused by baggage handlers to his custom  guitar. During his final exchange with the cheapest cialis professional 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 received over 12 million views since it was posted in July, 2009 as of this writing. 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. So there's a happy ending to recommended site cheap viagra alternative the situation for Mr. Carroll, plus he has a much bigger following than before. He's even authored a book about this. "United Breaks Guitars: The Power of One Voice in the Age of Social Media".

Here's the video and also the Forum topic... 

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