"This merger of Phone Company A with Cable Company B will benefit consumers with better service, more competitive pricing, blah blah blah"
when we all know that the purpose of these mega-mergers is to benefit shareholders and executives, not the general public. This is a business after all, right?
It would be so refreshing if they fired the spin doctors and just told the truth.
Every now and then someone will call a spade a spade. I try to do this every day in my business. It saves a lot of time and avoids bad feelings later on. And even in Los Angeles, this city of illusions, every now and then there is Truth In Advertising