May contain controversial material.
Well, a “Cool” company has done a not-so-cool thing and is not cool in my books. Virgin Mobile, a subsiderary of Richard Branson’s Virgin, posted a full page ad in the Rocky Mountain News promoting a very anti-family, anti-relationship, anti-commitment, etc, agenda. They detailed the “Friends with Benefits” lifestyle. They then compare their mobile phone service as also being all the benefits without the responsibility.
Virgin Mobile salutes those who live commitment-free. …now you can get everything you want without a long-term contract.
Well, looks like they are not interested in commitment. Not a very good customer relationship. I do not think I would want to commit to them on a moral and ethical grounds and, anyway, they are not interested in commitment with me.
Here is the ad: