It claims that the corpos and govts that are trying to appropriate the Internet are making a mistake.
Not that they're evil, but that they're mistaken.
As I understand it, it implies that such behaviour doesn't benefit those companies.
That they can't just turn the internet into another TV network and suck money out of the people.
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If you've read Cryptonomicon, it's cool how at the end, it's in every evil corpo's or govt's best interest for The Crypt to stay neutral, to keep being a bulletproof hosting. If we only could create a situation in which net neutrality and end-to-end principle is in best interest of the current internet superpowers...