Qwest CEO: We're Gonna Charge! 05-05-2006

Cynthia Brumfield over at IP & Democracy captured illuminating remarks from Qwest chairman and CEO Dick Notebaert during an earnings conference call Wednesday with reporters and analysts.

Bottom line: Qwest is gonna charge for "enhanced" and "faster" delivery of Internet content to its broadband subscribers. Cynthia quotes Notebaert:

And, so where’s the neutrality in that?

Let’s try it again, Dick:

Grab your wallets while you can, folks.

You can read Cynthia’s report in full at