$25 Basic cable was an adorable CRTC-conceived daydream

In March 2015, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission announced bold new regulations that change the way Canadians select, consume and pay for cable television. Starting this year, providers have to begin offering unbundled, pick-and-pay television packages – dubbed “skinny” basic – costing no more than $25 a month. These packages would have to include a…