In Vermont, Broadband Internet By Horse

RTR2O5ZOa.jpgFred, a Belgian draft horse, working with line crews to attach a fiber optic cable to a utility pole in East Burke, Vermont, on June 24, 2011. Fairpoint Communication hires Claude Desmarais and his horse Fred to pull fiber optic cable through difficult terrain in a effort to bring high speed internet to all of Vermont by 2013. (REUTERS/Brian Snyder)RTR2O605a.jpgRTR2O5ZV.jpg

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~ by The 1955 Hudson on July 1, 2011.

2 Responses to “In Vermont, Broadband Internet By Horse”

  1. Dude, ain’t you got no high speed internet yet up in them parts???

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