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Old November 30 2010, 05:26 AM   #5
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Re: a la carte programming - TV

I think the timing is wrong. This would have been hugely popular 10-15 years ago.

The ONLY thing that might make money at this is the sports channels. Live sports is the one holdback I see consistently mentioned online as people's reason for not dumping cable. There are lots of people out there who, if they could just get ESPN and its subsidiaries, would dump the rest of cable in a heartbeat.

Other than that, most of us have moved beyond wanting specific channels to wanting specific shows, which we can get either online or on DVD.
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