What Will DirecTV Customers Do Now That They Lost 26 Popular Channels?
Last week's big news was that DirecTV and Viacom couldn't come to a rate agreement leading to the loss of 26 channels for DirecTV customers. Channels including: Nickelodeon, MTV, CMT, Spike, VH1, and Comedy Central. If you are a DirecTV customer, how has this sudden programming change affected you? Are you going to switch television providers?
The rate increase proposed by Viacom would have reportedly cost a couple pennies per day per DirecTV subscriber, but DirecTV said no deal. Resulting in the loss of Snookie and Spongebob for 20 million DirecTV subscribers.
What are you going to do if Viacom and DirecTV do not reach an agreement?
Will you make a television provider switch?
What company will you switch to? What shows do you miss the most?