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    What would YOU pay to watch your team via laptop?

    Bears fan watches NFL game on laptop, gets $28,000 phone bill.

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    Bears fan watches NFL game on laptop, gets $28,000 phone bill : Ben Patterson : Yahoo! Tech


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    Re: What would YOU pay to watch your team via laptop?

    I knew there was a heavy price to pay for being a Bears fan, but I didn't expect it to be this bad...


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    Re: What would YOU pay to watch your team via laptop?

    Well, at least he got out of paying it.

    ... and I thought my $50 texting charge was a lot..


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    Re: What would YOU pay to watch your team via laptop?

    That is crazy. I would think after a certain amount of charges you would get a warning or something.



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    Re: What would YOU pay to watch your team via laptop?

    Quote Originally Posted by LindenCy View Post
    That is crazy. I would think after a certain amount of charges you would get a warning or something.
    If you read the Sun-Times article, AT&T TRIED to send him a warning via text message - the only problem is they sent it to the number that was associated with the data card, something incapable of receiving phone calls and incoming texts...


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