Bad reception to people who don't have good credit.
(P3)Hey, even my T-Mobile phone has reception.
(P1)My Cingular phone does too.
(P4)Hey yo, my Verizon phone has reception.
(P1)Gotta take this phone back. I can't even pick up in Wal-Mart.
2. An easy excuse for dodging phone calls.
*girl looks at her phone bill* "$387 dollars! I only talked for 10 damn minutes. Fucking Sprint."
Girl: "Why don't you ever answer my phone calls? Don't you love me?"
Boy: "I got sprint."
2. (ham radio) Switching to QRP (reduced transmitter power) when you've already got a RST of 103 or less (barely readable weak mediocre fidelity signal). Only a good thing when you're doing QRSS CW (slow speed morse code).
2. The amateur radio shack got warm from the transmitter in 90 degree weather when he was working Timbuktu, so he decided to go Sprint even though the other guy had trouble copying him.