won the Consumerist's "Worst Company in America
" title last year, many gamers were not surprised. But considering the sheer number of horrible companies that there are in the US of A, non-gamers were at a loss for perspective. With more than 250,000 votes cast by the Consumerist readers, the final tally showed that video games are indeed serious business.
EA is up for nomination in this year's showdown as well. Since there has never been a repeat winner for the Golden Poo trophy, EA could break that streak considering the company's recent blunders
and resignation of its CEO
. Yes, even with such harsh competition as DirecTV, Walmart, and BP, EA stands to win (or lose?) it all.
If you'd like to participate, you can cast your vote in each round starting today. Take note that voting is only open for three hours each day.