NBC-Comcast Deal Live Blog

December 3, 2009


We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data. If you see a comment that you believe is irrelevant or inappropriate, you can flag it to our editors by using the report abuse links. Views expressed in the comments do not represent those of Reuters. For more information on our comment policy, see http://blogs.reuters.com/fulldisclosure/2010/09/27/toward-a-more-thoughtful-conversation-on-stories/

the americans (cia, fbi, secret service, the pentagon, bush, chaney and currently obama) are the dirty biggest terrorist in the world, they represent a threat for the human peace, they must withdraw the troops in Afghnaistan. 30 billion dollar is a lot of money for finance this war.

Posted by Henry Lunnek | Report as abusive

Given the concentration content and distribution assets -why is little regulatory scrutiny expected? IMO this is a tipping point in negotiating power between smaller content providers and the “Network”. Potential for first subtle then egregious abuse is high. I doubt these sanguine reactions would prevail from Comcast and GE if it were Google buying CBS.

Posted by BobW | Report as abusive

I sure don’t see any problems. Maybe Comcast can make something out of this aged network. I think GE thought they could make something good out of anything they touched. Reminds me of someone trying to rebuild a Yugo and thinking they would have a reliable car.

Posted by fbelz | Report as abusive