Net Neutrality is Dead and This is Why That Sucks For You

The battle over net neutrality is one of those news stories that’s innate unsexiness has caused it to go terrifyingly under the radar.

The Daily Banterdug deeper on the issue, but thanks to a new graph courtesy of the Washington Post, the first ramifications of this new era of post-net neutrality are hard to miss:

This chart clearly shows the effect that Netflix’s deal with Comcast in January had on its download speed, as well as the fact that AT&T and Verizon are “punishing” the site, which hasn’t made a deal with them (yet), with slower download speeds.

The end is nigh.