GTE to acquire BBN

richard welty writes:

Charles Sprickman wrote:
> You sir, have not dealt with NYNEX. They are not only stupid, but
> extremely rude. Where else do you have to beg for dialtone? How many MFS
> T1 lines can be *whoops* installed wrong the first three times? They are
> evil, evil, evil, and I will leave the ISP business if they ever buy a
> national ISP. Blech.

you're being awfully mild about nynex.

nynex is without question the worst local telco in the
known universe.

You obviously have never dealt with PTTs in countries like Greece or
India, or for that matter, in subsaharan Africa...