But by telling everyone that they are bluffing, the threat letters will lose their power to affect behavior. Sooner or later Verizon will have to actually stop bluffing and start tossing customers.
Exactly. DSLR is a highly-visible site, and any customer faced with such a letter can use the power of Google and learn this. If the knowledge gets to be well-known enough, the MAFIAA's going to push Verizon to actually start terminating customers.
That's merely an ideal scenario though. (ideal for who? ) -- Sprint MBB thru Millenicom Unlimited service - Novatel Ovation U760 (with coffee-can antenna, thanks Jim_in_VA) connected to a CTR-350.