One company of which there is no shortage of opinions is cable and programming giant Comcast. The mere mention of the company can provoke either fierce customer loyalty or utter contempt and disgust. In the era of local cable licensing monopolies, real estate agents knew that what cable company was a city’s provider could effect where you took some customers to look for new houses. There is no middle ground about Comcast.
With the announcement that Comcast is exercising its option to purchase the balance of NBC-Universal two years ahead of schedule, Jon Lafayette offers some quick takes on the revised ownership position: http://www.broadcastingcable.com/blog/Currency/33747-Comcast_Is_Not_Your_Father_s_Cable_Company.php