Verizon today proved yet again that the fixed line business is as stuffed as Saddam Hussein's trial while the mobile sector is shining like his bald patch (or is it a wig).
They feel extremely clever about having delivered higher quarterly revenues than Cingular Wireless. Less clever is the fact Verizon Wireless is jointly owned with the UK's Vodafone and they would have to pay a fortune to buy them out!
Both residential and business telephony shrunk - so maybe they should think about buying into Internet telephony. How about going after Vonage? (Aren't they quiet of late).