Reply to post: Cable companies wouldn't be lobbying so hard...

Funnily enough, small-town broadband cheaper than big cable packages, say Harvard eggheads

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Cable companies wouldn't be lobbying so hard...

...if they didn't know that municipal networks, run as a public service, were a threat to their crappy-as-possible shareholder-first monopolies. "It's unfair to compete with the public-funded sector!" they sob, after taking billions of dollars of taxpayer subsidies to expand broadband access but frequently doing fuckall instead.

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