They issued a press release stating that they would cap the $500 per channel per year "administrative fee" for Webcasters at a maximum of $2500 per service per year. Nice idea, eh? Well, what they Did Not say was that they'd cap the fee IF:
Webcasters would agree to drop all push for a legislative solution (aka the Internet Radio Equality Act) now And Anytime in the future.
Gee, how kind.
Especially since the cap is only for 3 years, retroactive to Jan. 2006. Which means that in 2009 this mess starts again.
To quote that great judge of character, Bugs Bunny, "What a Maroon!"
Love & Peace, Clarence