Ahh the side effects of unintended consquences I too quit annual since I was AEP.
Companies try maximizing their profit by doing XY&Z and only later find it causes A MAGNMIOUS PROBLEM.
I suspect E by increasing receiver fees so much will find fewer keep phone and ethernet lines connected, causing more audit calls, ticking off more paying subs, less saleable viewership info, while subs try minimizing the number of receivers tend to shop for other services more like cable. where at least some tvs can watch whatever they want at no extra charge
Often what to a beancounter looks awesome, turns out to badly hurt a business..........