It's all Cindy's fault ... Giada never does anything wrong, (right) ...
Originally Posted by cindyt
Disaster a nightmare for cruise industry
"This is a PR (public relations) nightmare for the Costa brand," said Jaime Katz, equity analyst from investment research company Morningstar in Chicago.
"The question is, when that's been stripped out, whether the Carnival brand will be tarnished."
The accident could hardly have come at a worse time for the group, with the global economic crisis already making potential cruise customers nervous about their jobs and finances.
The Italian Air Force in helicopters rescued the passengers, those who didnt make it screaming into the few lifeboats, or who swam ashore. I can't imagine this company with enough gall to win a PR blitz.
(I haven't been out on a dive boat the last few years, and damn after seeing the underwater photos I miss it)