Comcast Fiber to the Node

Andrew McNabb amcnabb at
Mon Mar 8 21:45:47 MST 2010

On Mon, Mar 08, 2010 at 08:41:09PM -0700, Joe C wrote:
> Sorry but the FCC likes to stick its nose in where it doesn't belong
> making the telco industry not 100% deregulated. If you don't know what
> I mean I'm referring to the fact that Qwest & other phone companies
> are required to allow other carriers to use their lines for less than
> cost. If that isn't regulation I don't know what is. I believe that is
> part of why they were able to offer the 5 cent per minuter long
> distance at that time.

It sounds like you're saying that zero regulation is the goal.  I'm not
convinced that less regulation is always better.

Andrew McNabb
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