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If you have two Rj45's in your PC you can. Cable is connected to your cable modem. Than another cable called a Rj45 (Looks link a over sized telephone jack), connects from the modem to your PC. The simplest & cheepest way would be to buy a splitter for the Rj45 cable. (A lot less money than buying a second network card. Take a look at the link.(Click it once).
http://www.sfcable.com/cable/p/102101.html
You will also need another Rj45 cable to go to your macbook.
http://www.csncables.com/Ethernet-Cables-C9196.html

And lastly, if you want to be able to sit any where in your home & still maintain an internet connection you can buy a wireless router. If your mac has a built in wireless network card.
This is pretty cheep compaired to other wireless routers around.
http://www.buy.com/retail/product.asp?sku=10336386&dcaid=17873

Have more questions, feel free to ask.
Mike

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1. Mac Type = Macbook
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