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Re: Choice of ISP

 On Sun, 18 May 2008 10:06:03 -0400 
Ruben Safir <[hidden email]> wrote: 

> > 
> > Another problem with providers is that it is still a locally controlled 
> > option. The cable provider needs to have a contract with the community. 
> > 
> Well inn theory that should be good.  The proble is that local communities 
> are trying to work with National Monopolies. 

This is true, but the cable companies do need a franchise from the 
local community at the present time. They tried to change that a few 
years ago, but failed. 

Jerry Feldman <[hidden email]> 
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