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Date: Tue, 17 Oct 95 21:00:07 CDT
From: (R Preston McAfee)
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Subject: Spanning Condition

Paragon Cable in New York uses a novel strategy to get its customers to pay
their overdue bills.  Instead of incurring the costs associated with
unhooking the cable and reconnecting it, Paragon runs C-SPAN on all 77
channels.  It's supposedly the most effective bill collection measure yet.
(Telecommunications Policy Review 8 Oct 95 p9)

Thanks to "El Deano."  This item also appeared in "News of the Weird."

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