Comcast In the Running to Merge with Time Warner

Just when you thought they couldn’t become any more powerful.

According to a CNBC* report, Time Warner Cable is interested in a merger with Comcast/Kabletown.

Comcast, the parent company of CNBC and NBC, is not in active discussions on deal terms with Time Warner Cable, these sources say, but is asking for guidance on antitrust and telecommunications-related issues. According to people familiar with the matter, TWC has made it clear that if it should sell itself, Comcast would be its preferred buyer.

Hey, what’s the big deal? The Department of Justice lets any old giant monopolistic corporation combine with other giant monopolistic corporations these days, anyways.


*Owned by Comcast/Kabletown

 

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  • Mayor Street

    sickening… How would the Feds allow this.. wait I know.. THEY LINE KING OBAMA’S POCKETS

    • Jane Yavis

      King Whom???? Didn’t David Cohen endorse Corbett already,,,,,Follow the money, not talk radio.

      • Dopey Brad Segal

        Typical rant from an ill-informed Obama loving progressive.
        Cohen is slim. Who cares that he endorsed Corbett.
        Both parties suck and most of them are in bed with money.
        Term limits and good old honesty.
        Go back to watching MSNBC so you can feel good about yourself.

  • engjin

    Comcast’s customer service is horrible. Anytime a company needs to have bullet proof glass between it’s employees and customers you need to seriously rethink what you’re doing.

  • fran7873

    One evening while watching what was in retrospect, an utterly stupid Prime Time program, I stopped and asked myself: “Am I really paying good money to have this nonsense wired into my home on a 24/7 basis?” The next day my partner and I agreed and called Comcast to cancel our service. That was 4 Years ago and we have not looked back. You can get TV for free with an rooftop antenna like we had before we had cable and that’s all we need 4 Years on.

  • Fred266

    NO,No,and No!..