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Jun, 22 2017

Afghanistan Camouflage is The Whiner of the Week

By | 2017-06-22T14:11:58+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|Categories: Whiner of the Week|Tags: , , |0 Comments

A poor fashion decision about Afghanistan camouflage is our Whiner of the Week. The problem will cost U.S. taxpayers more than $28 million. This revelation was recently made public in [...]

Jun, 15 2017

Airline Complaints are The Whiner of the Week

By | 2017-06-15T16:01:22+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Categories: Whiner of the Week|Tags: , |0 Comments

Airline complaints earn The Whiner of the Week as an industry appears to be in a customer service tailspin. The U.S. Department of Transportation has just released data that shows [...]

Jun, 1 2017

The University of California Board of Regents are The Whiner of the Week

By | 2017-06-01T15:55:04+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Categories: Whiner of the Week|Tags: , |Comments Off on The University of California Board of Regents are The Whiner of the Week

The University of California Board of Regents earn The Whiner of the Week award for appearing tone deaf to the needs of students. It’s a party problem where the regents [...]

May, 25 2017

Repetitive Online Video Ads are The Whiner of the Week

By | 2017-05-25T17:31:59+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Categories: Whiner of the Week|Tags: , |Comments Off on Repetitive Online Video Ads are The Whiner of the Week

Repetitive online video ads earn The Whiner of the Week as they have become an annoying part of our daily lives. While not a threat to world peace, the practice [...]

May, 18 2017

Trash Island is The Whiner of the Week

By | 2017-05-18T13:40:15+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Categories: Whiner of the Week|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Trash Island is The Whiner of the Week

Trash Island may not be on your radar but it’s now on the maps of environmentalists. It turns out the island, known officially as Henderson Island, is one of the [...]

May, 11 2017

Barclays is The Whiner of the Week

By | 2017-05-11T16:14:41+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Categories: Whiner of the Week|Tags: , |Comments Off on Barclays is The Whiner of the Week

Barclays receives The Whiner of the Week award for some bad business practices that include a huge fine. The British multinational banking and financial service company recently cut a deal [...]

May, 4 2017

Sallyport Global is The Whiner of the Week

By | 2017-05-04T16:26:48+00:00 May 4th, 2017|Categories: Whiner of the Week|Tags: , |Comments Off on Sallyport Global is The Whiner of the Week

Sallyport Global, a security company, seems to have a different view of the concept of security. This earns it The Whiner of the Week. It’s an alarming situation, where incompetent [...]

Apr, 27 2017

Unroll.me Is The Whiner of the Week

By | 2017-04-27T00:18:31+00:00 April 27th, 2017|Categories: Whiner of the Week|Tags: , |Comments Off on Unroll.me Is The Whiner of the Week

Unroll.me earns the Whiner of the Week Award for some business practices that blur the line between sneaky and savvy. It’s also a reminder that while some things are free, [...]

Apr, 20 2017

Wells Fargo Investigators Earn The Whiner of the Week

By | 2017-04-20T15:05:17+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Categories: Whiner of the Week|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Wells Fargo Investigators Earn The Whiner of the Week

Wells Fargo apparently got a pass from federal investigators when it came to the bank’s massive campaign of creating fake accounts. It’s a disturbing case of a regulatory group failing [...]