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megimoo
12-04-2010, 08:24 AM
Cognitive dissonance is a psychological term for holding two conflicting ideas simultaneously. And it's one way to describe the recent behavior of Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski.

Late Tuesday night, the FCC announced plans to adopt net neutrality regulations over the objections of lawmakers and despite a federal court ruling in April that said the FCC lacked authority from Congress to restrict how Internet service providers manage traffic on their networks.

The announcement comes two weeks after Mr. Genachowski told state utility regulators in a speech that "the economy and jobs" would be "the primary focus" of the FCC. ...

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704369304575632522873994634.html?m od=WSJ_newsreel_opinion

PoliCon
12-04-2010, 08:31 AM
Time to dismantle the FCC.