I am not sure why more people aren’t talking about this! This articles comes to us from WKRC in Cincinnati.
A Time-Warner cable dispute could mean local homes will no longer get Disney owned channels — which include the ESPN channels.
The debate also involves the Disney Channel, ABC Family and SoapNet. Time Warner argues it is trying to avoid paying higher programming costs to providers because it will mean customers pay much more for their cable service. But ESPN says programming costs do not drive up the rate for customers because it only represents a third of the cable company’s total cost.
Disney is directing viewers to go to other providers — including Direct TV. The deadline to reach a deal is September 2nd.
Both sides have set up websites with their views on the debate. For the Disney site,. For the Time-Warner site, click here.
Thank you for visiting Chip and Co. Be sure to sign up for our Daily Newsletter where we deliver the best in Disney News & Planning Tips to your inbox! You can find us all over the internet at Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Google+, Tumblr, and even our Tee Public Store! Also don't forget to visit some of our other sites - Disney Addicts where we answer your Disney Questions, the Disney Fashionista is serving up the best in Disney Travel, Fashion, Makeup and More on her site, finally be sure to check out our You Might Be a Disney Addict Facebook Group.
Latest posts by Chip Confer (see all)
- Disney Finds – Mickey Mouse Car Accessories - July 1, 2015
- Disney Finds – Walt Disney World Beach Towel - June 30, 2015
- Summer Camp Special: $1 Personalization on Backpacks at the Disney Store - June 30, 2015