Media Video: How much of a competition threat is Bell's Astral deal? Add to ... The Globe and Mail Published Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 6:10PM EDT Last updated Friday, Aug. 24, 2012 10:15AM EDT The Globe's Simon Houpt and Steve Ladurantaye break down the meaning behind an online petition against the takeover -- started by Quebecor, Cogeco and Eastlink -- which has garnered 20,000 signatures Watch More Video: Technical analyst bullish on Twitter Ford accelerates sales in North America Energy downturn: No light at the end of the tunnel TransAlta faces millions in fines over price fixing China's wild ride: What it means for Canada Husky Energy profit drops 81% on oil prices Market Call Tonight: Top Picks from Campbell, Lee & Ross’s Bruce Campbell What if the Fed doesn't hike rates in September? Former Greek finance minister made secret plan to hack tax data Would a Toronto Olympics become a tax payer's nightmare? WestJet profit soars thanks to cheap fuel TransAlta found guilty of manipulating power prices U.K. to clamp down on 'dirty money' housing Home Capital loses veteran director Profit surges at UPS Dairy farmers holding Canada's national interest hostage: lawyer A long-term bull sees risks in stocks The loonie's decline likely isn't over yet: CIBC BP's profits hit by spill charge U.K. growth bounces back Comments AA More Related to this Story Cable firms call on consumers to foil BCE bid Telecom Video: Consumers to have more control over cable TV costs Video: What does Bell's Astral deal mean for consumers?