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September 2001, Week 3


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"Richard J. Leskosky" <[log in to unmask]>
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Wed, 19 Sep 2001 11:30:24 -0700
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At 10:16 PM +0100 9/18/01, Leo Enticknap wrote:
>The only thing I'd suggest is that if you are constantly subjected to bad
>presentation at a particular venue, meow and hiss at the manager to do
>something about it, and if that doesn't work, meow and hiss at his or her
>boss.  Bad presentation will only be fixed if management believes it's
>costing them customers.

What I have begun to do is to take my cell phone into the theater
with the manager's number already loaded into memory.  Then, when
something goes awry, I call him and complain.  It saves me from
having to run out (sometimes repeatedly) to complain to teenaged
concession stand workers or ticket takers and consequently miss part
of the film.

--Richard J. Leskosky
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