Perhaps you shouldn't respond to newbie's questions. No need to curse.
He did say he was a newbie in his first post.
And, btw, point 3 also says "With regards to cable subscribers that currently do not have a need for a box for basic analog cable; the cable companies are not required to discontinue this service, unless they wish to. In this case, you may eventually have to use a cable box supplied by your cable provider"
So, his analog service may actually continue...