| | Re: NEWS: Frontline Wireless bombs out
Spectrum is infrastructure. It should not be taxed.
That having been said, I don't have a scheme for fair allocation.
"John Navas" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> On Wed, 09 Jan 2008 01:24:21 +0000, Larry <email@example.com> wrote in
>>John Navas <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in
>>> bidders were required to fork over an
>>> "upfront payment" prior to the actual auction, and you have to wonder
>>> if Frontline was able to pay up.
>>This was setup by the big boys to keep the little guys from
>>as Broadcasting. Big corporations with BIG, DEEP pockets full of money
>>political hacks to be paid from is all Washington is about.
> Not so:
> * Auctioning spectrum ensures the most efficient use of that spectrum.
> * Up front cash is just prudent auction practice, to avoid disruption of
> the auction process by those that can't really afford to bid.
> Best regards, FAQ FOR CINGULAR WIRELESS:
> John Navas <http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Cingular_Wireless_FAQ>