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One Slightly Less Shitty Quarter For Cable Fuels Renewed Cord Cutting Denial

First the cable and broadcast industry argued that cord cutting didn't exist. It was, to hear execs tell it, simply a reflection of the sagging housing market, and the people who were cutting the TV cord were poor, 40 year old nobodies, living in their mom's basement who didn't matter. Of course data has since shown that cord cutting continued as housing markets recovered, with millions of new home owners not signing up for cable.
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