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It's been a long time since I've watched network TV, but I can't recall EVER seeing ads for a TV show on a competitor's network.

Hrmmm - well, I remember seeing HBO ads on all the networks. But your basic point is valid.

Did people forget the most recent case of this? "Disney bans Netflix ads from all of its TV channels except ESPN". [0]

Disney banned Netflix ads on its streaming service. How is that not the same thing? The monopoly argument crumbles when you realise how big Disney is compared to Netflix.

[0] https://www.cnbc.com/2019/10/04/disney-to-ban-netflix-ads-fr...

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