adeelarshad82 writes: AT&T recently announced that it will buy T-Mobile for $39 billion. If the transaction gets approved by the government and closes in a year as planned, it will create the nation's largest wireless carrier by far. While this is great news for both companies, analyst believe that it's an awful idea for end consumers for a number of different reasons from obvious ones like rise in rates due to lower competition to others like more selective phone choices for consumers.
The time spent on any item of the agenda [of a finance committee] will be
in inverse proportion to the sum involved.
-- C.N. Parkinson