And you can bet your bottom dollar that the money going from a Comcast system in Delaware or anywhere else to CSN Philly is real and means a lot to both CSN Philly and to that Comcast system in Delaware.
I'm sure it does. Just as I'm sure that money means a lot to the customers who are being gouged.
For the last several years, the LA area has received the following from FSW and Prime Ticket.
USC Football & Basketball
UCLA Football & Basketball
Local High School Sports
Plus assorted UEFA Soccer matches and other sports
How much were we paying for all of that? I would be surprised if it was any more than $1.50 per channel. Now the Lakers, Sparks, and Galaxy want even more just for themselves. Soon, Fox Sports will want more for all their stuff based on what TWC got, and then the whole thing falls in on itself.