said by batterup:That's what a lot of users here fail to recognize. They seem to want something for nothing while pissing and moaning about stockholders. Those evil stockholders grease the wheels of our economy.
A business has to have a return on investment or the stock holders will bail and the business will fail.
If you legislate a practice that will not make money it will not get built. There was a time when the universal service at an affordable price was the law. That time is long gone.
Ma Bell is dead and yet the people bitch and the US falls farther down the list of the world's networks.