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July 25, 2004 5:05 PM   Subscribe

Bell System Memorial.
posted by hama7 (6 comments total)

'Fraid I scooped you on this one, old chap.
posted by tss at 5:46 PM on July 25, 2004

Scooped or not, nice link. You too tss; I just happened to have missed it last time around.
posted by caddis at 5:58 PM on July 25, 2004

From the main page of the site:
If you are viewing this website from the Internet, ...
Lucky it isn't about bell curves.
posted by dg at 5:14 AM on July 26, 2004

Reading this reminds me of how, prior to the break-up, making a long distance call was a big deal because of the high costs involved. Now the rates are cheap and many people have reasonably priced flat rate national calling plans. The break-up of the monopoly and deregulation of the industry have been good for consumers. Deregulation helped airline consumers as well. Whether it has benefited the industries is quite another story.
posted by caddis at 6:45 AM on July 26, 2004

dg, look immediately below that sentence, where it indicates the other possibility: "However, if you are viewing this website from the Bell System Memorial CD..."
posted by George_Spiggott at 11:03 AM on July 26, 2004

posted by dg at 3:12 PM on July 26, 2004

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