UPS Ruined Your Christmas [Twitter Reacts]


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Shippers UPS and FedEx are blowing up social media this week — and not in a good way, alas.

It seems all your last minute, sent from my iPad purchases overwhelmed the guys in brown, and as promised packages failed to arrive, the social web went wild ragging on UPS and FedEx for dicking everyone over on Christmas.

Across Twitter, individual revelers are posting 140 character tales of woe, and “arrives by December 24” appeared to be somewhat of a Great Pumpkin situation in 2013:

Some had at least partially pleasant experiences:

Others were beyond frustrated:

Customers bristled at the “procrastination” excuse lobbed by package services like UPS:

Not everyone was totally pissed, though:

Even the shipper itself joined the fray:

Were you part of the UPS Twitter complaint army this year, or did all your stuff arrive on time?


Kim LaCapria

Kim LaCapria is a social media enthusiast, long-time Inquisitr.com writer and beauty and lifestyle industry expert. She covers a wide range of social media topics, with a particular interest in style-related apps and services. When not working, Kim can be found on Facebook and Pinterest, skating, and sneaking off to Spa Castle.

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