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Comment No braodband at all (Score -1) 255

We have about two dozen houses up our valley but the only internet available to us is satellite, strictly because the cable company doesn't want to string half a mile of cable up our poles. Some of the houses have DSL but only the first few people whom signed up received it ( only so many ports at the switching station).


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Woman Wins Libel Suit By Suing Wrong Website 323

An anonymous reader writes "It appears that Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader Sarah Jones and her lawyer were so upset by a comment on the site that they missed the 'y' at the end of the name. Instead, they sued the owner of, whose owner didn't respond to the lawsuit. The end result was a judge awarding $11 million, in part because of the failure to respond. Now, both the owners of and are complaining that they're being wrongfully written about in the press — one for not having had any content about Sarah Jones but being told it needs to pay $11 million, and the other for having the content and having the press say it lost a lawsuit, even though no lawsuit was ever actually filed against it."

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