Moby – yes, that Moby – enters the debate

Via the SanFranChron:

A group of performing artists led by alternative musician Moby and Michael Stipe of REM has joined the grassroots effort to derail a House bill that would let telephone companies and other broadband carriers set up toll roads on the Internet.

Since when did the idea of “toll roads” become a pejorative? And more importantly, when did “neutrality” become a synonym for “government regulation”?