And everyone here is cheering it on...
The cognitive dissidence is strong in this one.
Rest assured, the second they perceive Google as a real threat, there will be a bevy of laws passed to obstruct this sort of deal. Just like they've already passed laws in 30 states banning municipal broadband.
Yeah, that's not going to happen in this state, at least with Comcast. We can't even get fluoride in the water, but you could sure as shit bet those laws would be repealed through a voter initiative in the next election cycle.
The means-and-ends moralists, or non-doers, always end up on their ends without any means. -- Saul Alinsky