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  1. Please require station identification logo can only be displayed for a few seconds after commercial.

    Any logo is distracting from the programming. Any text scrolling that is non-relevant to the programing is distracting and infuriating. There is way too much unwanted, in your face, "forced advertising" in our society. It all needs to stop.

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    • CHARITABLE SOCIETY FOR SOCIAL WELFARE - CSSW YEMEN

      The Charitable Society for Social Welfare (CSSW) was established in March 1990 by an elite of volunteers and social figures as a charitable non-governmental organization aims to implement its projects and services according to periodical plans and developed strategy in addition to work approach based on scientific methodology in order to be a link between donors and beneficiaries
      http://csswyemen.org/

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      • Identification of sponsors of political TV ads should be required to be in an easily readable typeface

        Most TV Ads identify the sponsor, often a PAC, in a dense and difficult to read font. They also restrict the identification to the last screen of the ad, so that its short duration precludes reading.

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        • Keep the internet neutral and accessible for all

          The FCC listens to the people of the world and keeps the internet open regardless of income, or use.

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          • Remove chairman wheeler former lobbying executive for the telecommunications industry. End the conflict of interest

            Remove chairman wheeler former lobbying executive for the telecommunications industry. End the conflict of interest

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              • Mandate cell phone carriers be limited to no more than one month for testing of updates

                Cell phone carriers are notorious slow in delivering firmware and software update to us users. Some may even be using this "we must test" power to control the sales of devices on their network. They delay the update on device #1 to make device #2 seem better for sales, knowing full well that the update for the device #1 would make it far better than device #2 that they are trying to sell. They should be mandated to allow no more than one month for the testing of these updates. Failure to complete testing would legally allow the manufacturer to…

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                • Make it simple

                  Make filing a comment a simple process that we lay people can understand. I just wanted to say: Reclassify broadband under Title II of the Communications Act of 1934, which would make broadband providers “common carriers.” We need a voice against the big profiteers of communication.
                  I could not find a way to leave that comment.

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                    • Don't end net neutrality. Literally no one wants this accept for the cable companies. The internet is the last true democracy.

                      Don't end net neutrality. Literally no one wants this accept for the cable companies. The internet is the last true democracy and you'll be ruining it for all of us.

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                          • Please keep an open internet

                            Help us keep our freedom by keeping the internet open. This country is too bloated now. Stop this craziness. We need you all to be less evil and help the people. Were in need, you work for us now stop this **** and act with some compassion. Feed your sole and help us for a change

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                            • by eliminating jargon & overloads of information presented about the subject

                              Often government documents like this make it hard for the general public to understand. They have not been simplified or communicate the message of the topic in a clear and concise manner. Instead they are lucrative and intimidate people from reading or understanding the subject. If it is truly a goal to present this information to the general public then it must be presented in an interesting and easy to access method. Just my two sense...

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                              • NET NEUTRALITY

                                FREEDOM AND EQUALITY

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                                  • free internet speed

                                    free speed internet !!!

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                                    • choose to define broadband internet as a PUBLIC UTILITY.

                                      Choose to define broadband and wireless internet access as a PUBLIC UTILITY.

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                                      • www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/jun/03/john-oliver-fcc-website-net-neutrality

                                        'cable company fu@%$ry'.
                                        To maintain net neutrality, internet should be classified and regulated like a utility.

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                                        • Quit supporting monopolies.

                                          Quit supporting monopolies

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