This era of freer and open communication in society has been just a passing fad anyway. And as past-their prime empires gradually decay, life becomes more unpleasant for the people living in them or in the range of their influence.
The especially telling thing is that it wasn’t the Republican-corporate-whore-dominated Supreme Court that’s doing this piece of s*%^; it’s the majority Democrat FCC, i.e. Pres. Obama’s corporate lapdogs.
No one seems to be able to stand up to the corporate hegemony.