The CRTC just said “No” to expanding the list of satellite channels offered in Canada. Proposed stations would have included Showtime, HBO, and ESPN, among others. Sayeth the CRTC, the Canadian Cable Television Association didn’t make its case strongly enough. Canadians can breath a huge sigh of relief: the CRTC is protecting them from that Reagan biopic on Showtime. What madness.
CRTC says no to U.S. channels