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Charter here raising rates $2.00


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#1 OFFLINE   ehren

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Posted 08 March 2004 - 07:41 PM

I only have basic and my cable modem for service and the basic is going up $1.80!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Expanded is going up $0.20. I guess it's really expensive keeping those OTA antennas in tact and charging now 16+ dollars for basic service. But I have to suffer since I have no other option in my area.

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#2 OFFLINE   PACOP

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Posted 08 March 2004 - 07:43 PM

Thats Nothing Adelphia Raised Mine 14 Dollars And I Said See Ya, I'm Off To Dish.

#3 OFFLINE   Neutron

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Posted 08 March 2004 - 08:34 PM

And now we see crap coming from Charlie. Isn't there a good tv entertainment provider?

#4 OFFLINE   Richard King

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Posted 09 March 2004 - 09:01 AM

The problem it that all providers have to buy their programming from the same sources. Until something is done to get the ViacomDisneyGEetc conglomorates under control this will continue. You can't complain about price increases and complain about Dish trying to control their suppliers in the same breath and be taken at all seriously.
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