No More downloads for Comcast Customers

Derek Broughton news at
Sat Aug 30 18:00:18 UTC 2008

Knapp wrote:

> n Sat, Aug 30, 2008 at 6:06 PM, Lindsay Mathieson
> <lindsay.mathieson at> wrote:
>> On Sunday 31 August 2008 01:40:51 Knapp wrote:
>>> Ubuntu is among other things for freedom and human rights.
>> Goodie, lets have a good flame fest on Palestine/Israel or something.
>> And yah, some americans being limited to 250GB/Month is a human rights
>> violation
> You guys are missing the point. They said UNLIMITED in before you buy
> it in their ads and THEN put limits up. Most likely under pressure
> from movie companies to stop pirates or maybe just basic corporate
> greed.

Nobody's missing the point - it's not a human rights issue. It's a contract
problem.  You _could_ try suing them, but you'd find that the contract you
signed said that they had the right to change the terms to their advantage
whenever they want.

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