Oct 03 2012 ∞
“ TWC says they have to charge the fee because, “As we continue to deploy more and more cable modems, many of these modems need servicing or replacing, get damaged and some are not returned.” Sure. Also other Internet providers charge similar, and sometimes more expensive, modem rental fees. But we hear that other service providers also don’t regularly pretend they are Ike Turner and their customers are Tina.
— Today in unnecessary (and not at all funny) domestic violence jokes, Garth Johnston at Gothamist