This open letter to an ISP was shared with us by Internet Patrol friend Greg Bulmash, of [Page no longer available – we have linked to the archive.org version instead]:
I am paying you $50+ a month for broadband Internet access. I’m not paying you for part of the Internet. I’m paying for all of it. If you want Network Neutrality to be optional, go right ahead, but you’ll lose customers.
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A competitor will come in, advertise they’re offering “The Whole Internet” and “True Broadband” and steal away your customers in droves.
So, please, start slowing down sites that don’t pay you extra. Watching you backpedal and try to save your corporate neck when you have a 30% drop in subscribers will be very entertaining.
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