Here are the magic words to say if you want HBO without a huge cable bundle

While a cable plan that allows consumers to have only Internet service and HBO is still a pipe dream and/or a reality for anyone who borrows their friend’s HBO GO password, it seems many providers are offering just that—you just have to know how to ask for it. The Wall Street Journal’s Geoffrey A. Fowler recently did some digging on what he compares to ordering from the cable version of In-And-Out Burger’s “secret menu,” in that it requires knowing the right terminology (and will facilitate you sitting you on your ass). And according to him, these are the magic words to say when negotiatng a leaner, yet still HBO-enhanced package[.] – The A.V. Club