The Thing About Our New Comcast-Time Warner Overlord

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There will be Xfinity pieces talking about the merger of the two biggest (most hated?) cable companies in the US teaming up together. They will use the words monopoly. They will not be talking about the board game.

If you live in Boston, nothing may change or maybe your bill will go up or down. That’ll get worked out. What won’t change, though, is that whatever the company ends up getting called or renamed anyway – well, that’s basically your only option if you want service in Boston proper (the land of FiOS Free).

Resign yourself to capitalism: Meet the new boss, same as the old boss.