Tag: anger

‘They forgot about the clock expert?’ Excuses for spiraling Big Ben costs provokes bemusement and anger online

The cost of repairing Big Ben, Westminster’s world famous Elizabeth Tower, has increased by £18.6m ($ 24.2) due to ‘unforeseen’ issues including WWII bomb damage and the need for a clock expert, triggering Twitter. The House of Commons has said that it is “extremely disappointed” that restoration costs for the 177-year-old clock tower in central…

U.S. cruise operators stop sailing to Cuba, travelers vent anger online

(Reuters) – Major U.S. cruise operators said on Wednesday they will no longer sail to Cuba following the Trump administration’s ban on travel to the Caribbean island, angering travelers and prompting worries about trip cancellations and company earnings. Men watch the cruise ship MS Empress of the Seas, operated by Royal Caribbean International, as it…

Rogers’ prepaid balance change sparks customer anger

Surprised, angry, betrayed. These emotions often come into play when customers think a long-time supplier is tilting the rules in its own favour. Rogers Communications recently told customers with prepaid cellphone plans that it would confiscate balances above $ 150 if not used up by Dec. 31 of this year. The change was relayed in…