Link: Is pick and pay worth it?

From the Globe and Mail:

Is it worth it?
March 1 marked the arrival of a smaller “skinny basic” bundle of channels all television providers must offer for $25 per month or less, thanks to new rules from the CRTC. Users can add theme packs, build-your-own packs, or in some cases, à la carte channels. But is it really a better deal than a large cable or satellite bundle? James Bradshaw and Shane Dingman crunched the numbers for some fictional viewers to find out. Continue reading.