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Re: Choice of ISP

 On Sat, May 17, 2008 at 04:03:51PM -0400, Ruben Safir wrote: 
> On Sat, May 17, 2008 at 03:16:56PM -0400, Bruce Borland wrote: 
> > I used to have Verizon DSL but have switched to FiOS.  What is the 
> > advantage of DSL over FiOS? 
> DSL doesn't NEED Verizon...for one thing. 

If you live in the Northeast, it's pretty likely that the copper pair 
your DSL runs on is owned by Verizon, which means that some amount of 
your monthly DSL fee goes to Verizon. 

Whoever owns the last mile infrastructure is going to get paid one or 


let's put the fun back in dysfunctional. 

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