Glenn Beck on Net Neutrality: Lying or Misinformed?

"It's about eliminating traditional, constitutional points of view from the public arena. But that's not the way it's being built. It is about stopping debate. But nobody will tell you that. It's about ending free speech. It is about Marxism." Glenn Beck on Net Neutrality, Fox News,... show more "It's about eliminating traditional, constitutional points of view from the public arena. But that's not the way it's being built. It is about stopping debate. But nobody will tell you that. It's about ending free speech. It is about Marxism."

Glenn Beck on Net Neutrality, Fox News, 4-5-10

Do you think he is merely misinformed on the subject of Net Neutrality or is he being paid off by the telecoms to intentionally distort the truth?
Update 2: GoGo Girls, while bandwidth availability does play a big role in the issue of Net Neutrality; the issue is a bit more complex than that. Net Neutrality is fundamentally an extension of the utility price non-discrimination policies to providers of broadband internet service. The telecoms may price discriminate... show more GoGo Girls, while bandwidth availability does play a big role in the issue of Net Neutrality; the issue is a bit more complex than that.

Net Neutrality is fundamentally an extension of the utility price non-discrimination policies to providers of broadband internet service. The telecoms may price discriminate by quantity of product used (bandwidth) but not the quality, or purpose, of the bandwidth being used (Facebook vs. Myspace, Amazon vs. Barnes and Noble, MSNBC vs. Fox News).

The telecoms have stated that they would like to tier their service by content type, charging customers to access certain websites. This basically allows ISPs to make a money off of the intellectual property of others (Google, Youtube, Facebook, etc). Additionally, they would be at liberty to block any content that the disagree with, namely, the web-content of their economic and political competitors.

Glenn Beck has the issue completely backwards. Is it intentional or in error?
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