- Verizon feels we should have as much HDTV content as possible, which now includes the Lifetime Network -- a channel featuring back-to-back episodes of the Golden Girls at 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. ET. (FiOS Tracker reserves the right to withhold any explanation as to why it knows this information). The idea of Bea Arthur in HD makes us shudder.
- Last week, in a major victory for beavers and ducks, Verizon won video franchises in 10 different Oregon municipalities.
- Verizon did not stop there. Today they further tightened their grip on the "communities with few people" market by expanding FiOS TV service in Montgomery County, Md.