Actually I foresee a future where they do just that. Make their shows only available via PayTV subscription or PPV via the Internet. They then sell or trade the spectrum to the big 2-3 telecommunications companies who use it to make sure there will never be significant competition to their market.
Win Win for them. Lose lose for us. -- "Fascism should more properly be called corporatism because it is the merger of state and corporate power." -- Benito Mussolini