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Reveille 5/19/14

Good morning.

Here are several links from the past week that will make your Monday at the office a bit more bearable:

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Dear American Express,

I am writing to dispute an incorrect charge on my statement of April 2014. The charge I am disputing is labelled “C. Granderson” and is also circled on the attached copy of my statement. I dispute this charge because the Curtis Granderson I received was defective and the seller has refused to refund the purchase price.

I am providing the following evidence in support of my dispute:

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/g/grandcu01.shtml

Please investigate this dispute and provide me with a written statement of the outcome. Thank you.

Sincerely,

Sandy Alderson

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That’s it. Have a walk-off week!

Jason Epstein is the president of Southfive Strategies, LLC. He was a public-relations consultant for the Turkish embassy in Washington from 2002 to 2007.

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