Keyword: TWC

Wrigley Field in Chicago


Before Disney/ESPN put what could be the final nail in the coffin for bundled pay-TV programming with a spectacularly expensive $1.9-billion-a-year rights deal for 16 “Monday Night Football” games a year, the erstwhile Time Warner Cable exceeded the limits of consumer price tolerance on the local level.
Comcast Center's office in Philadelphia. Image: Comcast


Comcast wasted 14 months, hundreds of millions of dollars and a lot of what was left of its good name in its failed $45.2 billion attempt to acquire Time Warner Cable.