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|User Info||It's Dead Jim (NFLX); entered at 2012-02-23 08:50:30|
RTFfan, if Comcast's move is "genius", (to repeat Xorbe comments) the genius is in the idea that it has a fair chance of crushing Netflix, after which they can raise the price due to lack of competition.|
Remove a competitor (especially a troublemaker because of their bandwidth use) and open the door to a big captive audience -- what's not to like? Rather like the anecdotes you hear of WalMart coming to town, smothering half the businesses, and then raising prices because they can, due to lack of competition.