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The Comcast 2.0 Experience

The best part of household moves: dealing with utility services. “Corinne” hung up on me without answering my question. Oh, the arrogance of virtual hegemony.

I can’t order cable until the previous owners cancel.

I can’t even order broadband until they’ve done our cable installation (even though Comcast clearly has drops in the house!).

O.k., so we’ll play a lot of Trivial Pursuit and listen to NPR. For Internet access, beyond working out of Starbucks and Borders (MPOW has a TMobile account for just these situations), who has bright ideas for short-term dialup access?

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