Thats bogus. The server will kick a satalite user because it takes so long to transfer information packets.
The advantage of Stalite is the SIZE of the packets.
Either should be impossible for curent games, unless your playing ARC.
And if he's thinking about satalite, then he obviosuly cant get a line, much like I can't. To get cable, you must live near a line (I dont, line ends 5+ miles down the road) or live near a telephone switch box for dsl (I'm atleast 5 miles from one of those babies).