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Update: The Weather Channel In Open Letter To DirecTV: You Really Oughta Waive Fees For Your Customers Who Want To Flee


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#1 OFFLINE   Athlon646464

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Posted 23 January 2014 - 07:08 AM

Update: The Weather Channel In Open Letter To DirecTV: You Really Oughta Waive Fees For Your Customers Who Want To Flee
 
On a day when a blizzard blanketed a large chunk of the country in snow and ice, there’s a new offensive in the carriage war between DirecTV and the Weather Channel. As the blackout continued during the whiteout, TWC has fired off an open letter to the satcaster’s board (read it here). The missive, signed by the Weather Company Chairman and CEO David Kenny, urges DirecTV to waive termination fees for customers who want to switch to a provider that carries the Weather Channel. “We have heard from viewers DirecTV Weather channelacross the country, like Heather in Texas who wrote, ‘We just signed on with DIRECTV.…Had I known this was going to happen I would NOT have signed up.
 
 

1 HR34-700, 1 C31-700, 1 HR24-500
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