Trip Advisor misusing my profile avatar

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I've been on Trip Advisor for years and actually find it very helpful.
But today I looked at my account (which shows all the reviews) and noticed my avatar on the left side under their "Travelers Talk About". There was my avatar at the very top with the words "Chicken Noodle Soup" after it.
I never said those words. I've never ordered chicken noodle soup in a restaurant and never ever wrote those words in any review I've ever made...and I"ve made a bunch.
What TA is doing is advertising TA using my avatar.
Now I don't MIND this but for god's sakes, make it accurate and true!!
I tried to "contact' them but all you get is sent to their "Help Center" which has just a few problems of any sort. There's no way you can contact them with a problem with their content or use thereof.
So I went here and found the address 'help@tripadvisorsupport.com"...and got a Do Not Reply email back saying my complaint was not submitted and go to their Help Center for Help! Back on the merrygoround that is useless!

THEN I tried to notify you (elliott.org) that the email address doesn't work and it wouldn't submit.

So.....one, Chris, unfortunately, your address for TA isn't working, and two, I would like to know how to tell Trip Advisor that I don't want quotes attributed to me, my account, or my avatar that I did not make. Oh, and three, this website...elliott.org will not allow me to attach a screen shot of the Trip Advisor misquote. I am getting a 'server error occurred" error message

How do I tell Trip Advisor to stop misquoting me?
 
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:) Ahhh, but I do have this website. Sometimes I bet, when I contact a business that has bent over backward to avoid giving a customer any sort of contact information, I bet they say, darn it, who ratted us out.
Thank you again!!
 

jsn55

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You are so right! Chris just wrote about a company who is demanding that he remove their contact information from our site. I somehow doubt that he will.
 
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Good for him. I'm sure that company-if I have ever in my entire life dealt with it...still has all MY information. Sad to say, there's a lot of companies that would much rather you don't contact them with your piddlyass little problems like...whatever it is you bought BROKE out of the box...etc...