Photos: Telstra survival kit

Photos: Telstra survival kit

Summary: Tell the Truth Telstra (T4), an initiative formed by a group of Telstra's competitors, sent out this media pack to combat what it said was a media barrage by the nation's largest telco.

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TOPICS: Telcos, Telstra
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  • The package instilled a sense of trepidation. Had ZDNet.com.au indeed been exposed to some deadly form of propaganda? And would the cure really be in the little green bag?

    (Credit: Suzanne Tindal/ZDNet.com.au)

  • There was no serum to cure Telstra exposure. Instead, Tell the Truth Telstra had resorted to the old-fashioned medium of ear plugs.

    "Insert ear plugs to reduce the effects of Telstra lies," the instructions read. "Over exposure to these lies may lead to fits of disillusionment and monopolistic grandeur."

    It seems that in the telco world too, prevention is better than cure.

    (Credit: Suzanne Tindal/ZDNet.com.au)

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Topics: Telcos, Telstra

Suzanne Tindal

About Suzanne Tindal

Suzanne Tindal cut her teeth at ZDNet.com.au as the site's telecommunications reporter, a role that saw her break some of the biggest stories associated with the National Broadband Network process. She then turned her attention to all matters in government and corporate ICT circles. Now she's taking on the whole gamut as news editor for the site.

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  • Sigh

    Thats pathetic, it really is. Thats all that need be said.
    anonymous
  • "

    dido
    anonymous
  • Rofl!

    What an awesome Idea!! I had better get cracking at making some of my own!
    anonymous
  • Inmates rule at TTTT.

    Imbeciles running the asylum.
    anonymous