"If it wasn’t for net neutrality, he’d have robot legs by now." — Verizon, basically
5 Bullshit Lies Cable Companies Are Feeding You Right Now

#5. “Disabled People Need Us to Kill Net Neutrality!”
According to [Verizon], the blind, the deaf, and other people with disabilities need faster Internet because of their particular needs, and what’s the easiest way to make sure they get it? Yes, giving greedy companies the ability to decide which sites can go fast and which ones will slow to a crawl, obviously. … This argument about protecting the rights of the disabled surprised a lot of people … including the disabled. Mark Perriello, the president and CEO of the American Association of People with Disabilities (and someone who is partially blind), told Mother Jones that he’d never heard about the idea that he was somehow getting fucked over by the free Internet. He also said it was rather “convenient” that the best way to help disabled people is to let cable companies earn enough money to become Game of Thrones-powered supervillains.

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"If it wasn’t for net neutrality, he’d have robot legs by now." — Verizon, basically

5 Bullshit Lies Cable Companies Are Feeding You Right Now

#5. “Disabled People Need Us to Kill Net Neutrality!”

According to [Verizon], the blind, the deaf, and other people with disabilities need faster Internet because of their particular needs, and what’s the easiest way to make sure they get it? Yes, giving greedy companies the ability to decide which sites can go fast and which ones will slow to a crawl, obviously. … This argument about protecting the rights of the disabled surprised a lot of people … including the disabled. Mark Perriello, the president and CEO of the American Association of People with Disabilities (and someone who is partially blind), told Mother Jones that he’d never heard about the idea that he was somehow getting fucked over by the free Internet. He also said it was rather “convenient” that the best way to help disabled people is to let cable companies earn enough money to become Game of Thrones-powered supervillains.

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