We're not sure how this demand will be received, but the American Cable Association's argument is simple: if only Time Warner Cable
and Bright House Networks
subs are in danger of losing MTV Networks channels at the stroke of midnight
, why are we all bothered with an annoying crawl message? Of course, that plea is couched by statements backing TWC and BHN's reluctance to agree to new higher programming fees, but those of us eagerly anticipating a Miley-Sized surprise during tonight's NYE celebration that have a different provider could do without the interruptions.