said by donoreo:
That is what it was all about, getting more money from the consumer. The rest is just accounting.
It's also about barriers to entry into the business.
Bell to Rogers: OK you pay us X billions for our channels
Rogers to Bell: OK fine now you pay us X billions for our channels
Bell and Rogers to any new company: You pay us both X billions for our channels
The level of vertical integration that has been allowed is insane.