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UBB “no easy problema” proffers creative CRTC Commissioner

OTTAWA – As the CRTC turns to the gargantuan task of sorting through the issues surrounding usage-based billing, at least one of its Commissioners decided to have a little fun and flex his creative muscle upon the conclusion of the hearing.An ode to UBB, as penned by Commissioner Timothy Denton:On Usage Based BillingOn usage-based billing, oh let’s take a stab!Perhaps it’s no more than a revenue grab.Capacity constraints, which we try to fix,May be as real, as in IPv6. Whose size is so large, so vast and so great,Like stars in the sky, we can’t estimate.Whatever it is, we must settle our rates,So...