Sony Pictures may be considering an online distribution deal with Facebook that's similar to the social network's pact with Warner Bros.
Here's an example of bill shock taken to the extreme. An Ohio man had his credit card payment to Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) rejected since his credit limit wasn't high enough to cover his $16.4 million cable bill. Officials at Time Warner say "human error" is to blame for the billing mishap. The customer's money quote: "Had I known this I would have bought Showtime."