The Sweet, Intoxicating Smell of Being Ripped Off!

Shhh! It’s a Secret! Hey, Atlanta, did you know that you are a test market? Yes! Yes, indeed you are! I should say, we are, since I live here now, too1. We are one of the test markets2 for how Comcast is going to raise their internet prices to gouge you even more. We only get to use 300 GB  … Continue reading

The Matrix Is Here, Dude!

Americans need to stand up and say, “Hell No!” Hollywood claims that, in the future, they will allow you to see movies that are currently in the theater at home on your TV set while the movie is in the theater. Horse Manure!  Here’s what Tim predicts: DVD‘s as we know them today will go away.  The price of movies… Continue reading

Thank Goodness

Here’s a bill I love! I hate the annoyance of advertising. Frankly, I’d pay to do without it altogether. Under the measure, advertisers and production houses would have one year to adopt technology that modulates and sets sound levels — and apply it to TV commercials. Source: CNN… Continue reading

I Don’t Want to See Anyone’s Body Parts on TV

But this is funny… With the FCC now empowered to fine broadcasters ten times more than before for even a slip of a nipple or a swear word, were doing a little sin trading today. The government has determined that the damage to society of a swear broadcast on TV is up to $325,000. So what else does the law… Continue reading