That's because in 2015 the biggest premium cable channel is coming to the masses, sans cable.
In fantastic news for those of you living off your parents' HBO GO accounts, HBO's Chairman and CEO Richard Plepler promised the assembled crowd of suits at Time Warner Investor Day that HBO would be offering its streaming service à la carte starting next year.
This news comes on the heels of a couple details that prove vital to HBO's mindset. Amazon Prime making deals to acquire a heap of the network's back catalog of content, and HBO themselves declaring that they see Netflix as their direct competitor.
Bring it on television, let's do this.