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Here is something our right wingers will cheer about; just like the legislation to ban anonymous posting on the Internet that they wanted so bad

Charter Will Monitor Customers’ Web Surfing to Target Ads


(ads? yeah right!)

Charter Communications, the fourth-largest cable system in the United States, has started telling its high-speed Internet customers that it is going to keep track of every site they visit on the Web...
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This is not really new stuff. You may have noticed that some grocery stores print coupons based on what items you just purchased.

It's either Keller Williams Realty or ReMax Real Estate that has the facility to call you personally while you are browsing the listings on their web site.

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Here is something our right wingers will cheer about; just like the legislation to ban anonymous posting on the Internet that they wanted so bad

Charter Will Monitor Customers’ Web Surfing to Target Ads


(ads? yeah right!)

Charter Communications, the fourth-largest cable system in the United States, has started telling its high-speed Internet customers that it is going to keep track of every site they visit on the Web...
What's to enjoy about this; it's just internet capitalism.

Of course, we conservatives don't like clean air or clean water either so you might as well say we don't like privacy as well.

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Uh, that would be internet capitulation.
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