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Forum: HDTV Programming   08-28-2015, 03:19 PM
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Posted By borntocoast
IMO this is a good move. When cable goes...

IMO this is a good move. When cable goes a-la-carte, they'll stand a much better chance of surviving than some "Junk Channel" showing lame "reality" shows.
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-23-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3,993
Views: 126,283
Posted By borntocoast
Cool For the record, Indonesia is in the path of the...

For the record, Indonesia is in the path of the next Total Solar Eclipse in March, 2016.

Guess which country will be in the path of the next Total Eclipse of the Sun in August, 2017? :D
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-23-2015, 03:50 PM
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Views: 126,283
Posted By borntocoast
And then you flew your Lear Jet up to Indonesia,...

And then you flew your Lear Jet up to Indonesia, to see the Total Eclipse of the Sun.:D
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-19-2015, 11:59 AM
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Views: 126,283
Posted By borntocoast
I got my first VCR in 1984 as well. I don't have...

I got my first VCR in 1984 as well. I don't have TIVO ar any other DVR, but I still have an operational VHS Machine along with a Blu-Ray Player. Since I get most of my TV via home video I have...
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-19-2015, 10:13 AM
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Views: 126,283
Posted By borntocoast
And among the things they don't want to watch is...

And among the things they don't want to watch is COMMERCIALS! :mad: They have better things to do than spend 20+ minutes of commercials in order to get what they want to watch. The same thing goes...
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-19-2015, 07:30 AM
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Posted By borntocoast
:mad::mad::mad: Not to mention TOO MUCH ...

:mad::mad::mad: Not to mention


TOO MUCH

ADVERTISING!!!:mad::mad::mad:
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-17-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 3,993
Views: 126,283
Posted By borntocoast
Thumbs down And you will have to have the number "666"...

And you will have to have the number "666" tattooed to your hand and/or forehead in order to purchase food.
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-15-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 3,993
Views: 126,283
Posted By borntocoast
Thumbs down And why are people "cutting the cord"? It...

And why are people "cutting the cord"? It wouldn't be the exorbitant subscription fees (Somebody HAS to par for those "retransmission" fees) or the insane amount of advertising (20+minutes of...
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-02-2015, 06:02 PM
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Views: 126,283
Posted By borntocoast
Thanks.:cool:

Thanks.:cool:
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-02-2015, 05:22 PM
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Views: 126,283
Posted By borntocoast
One thing I've never heard of anyone doing this,...

One thing I've never heard of anyone doing this, but I'm certain on AT LEAST one flight a passenger broke out his player..................
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-02-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 3,993
Views: 126,283
Posted By borntocoast
I've brought along a DVD Player on every flight...

I've brought along a DVD Player on every flight I've been on since 2008. There is always a few inconveniences when flying, but I used my player to ERADICATE one nuisance - :mad:SEAT KICKERS!!!:mad:...
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-22-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 5,207
Posted By borntocoast
It's been a little over 8 1/2 years since I...

It's been a little over 8 1/2 years since I subscribed to a pay-TV service. :mad: Every now or then (usually when I visit a friend or relative) I'll see a "appointment TV" show, and the insane glut...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-02-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 3,993
Views: 126,283
Posted By borntocoast
Isn't this a surprise! The Wall Street Journal...

Isn't this a surprise! The Wall Street Journal added this:

"Ironically, the sector most Americans are satisfied with are the television set and viseo player industry, with a score of 86"
Forum: HDTV Programming   05-20-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 3,993
Views: 126,283
Posted By borntocoast
[QUOTE=dad1153;34359858] To quote a line...

[QUOTE=dad1153;34359858]

To quote a line from the Team Cherokee episode from Walker, Texas Ranger "Just call her Titanic because this baby's going DOWN!"
Forum: HDTV Programming   03-26-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,478
Posted By borntocoast
Every now and then I'll get a telemarketer TRYING...

Every now and then I'll get a telemarketer TRYING to get me to sign up for pay-TV. I'll pick up the phone and give them the "Two-Fingered Salute" (Press "Talk" and "Off' in quick succession. As for...
Forum: HDTV Programming   03-23-2015, 01:34 PM
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Views: 9,003,478
Posted By borntocoast
The blackout policy was enacted when they made...

The blackout policy was enacted when they made for money selling tickets for the game than with reeinue from other sources (That's TV Commercial for those of tou in Rio Linda!). But with the mega...
Forum: HDTV Programming   03-18-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,478
Posted By borntocoast
In the meantime More and more people will turn to...

In the meantime More and more people will turn to streaming services such as Netflix, along with DVRs and other media players (That's Blu-Ray, DVD and VHS players for those of you in Rio Linda!) :D...
Forum: HDTV Programming   03-12-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,478
Posted By borntocoast
They are not stale if you've never seen the show...

They are not stale if you've never seen the show before. Yes, my favorite shows are among the shows in my mammoth collection, but over 3/4 of the titles I own are shows I've NEVER SEEN (Usually...
Forum: HDTV Programming   03-11-2015, 04:54 PM
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Views: 9,003,478
Posted By borntocoast
Isn't this a surprise! Cord cutting is for real,...

Isn't this a surprise! Cord cutting is for real, people are fed up with shelling $150.00 a month for stale programming INFESTED with 20+ minutes of commercials per hour. TIMBEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEERRR!
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-27-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,478
Posted By borntocoast
Unhappy As my latest "Tribute to a Fallen Star" I'm...

As my latest "Tribute to a Fallen Star" I'm watching the Serial Zombies of the Stratosphere. which was Leonard Nimoy's debut as an actor. RIP Leonard, you lived long and prospered.
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-19-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,478
Posted By borntocoast
I never heard of that, and I seriously doubt it....

I never heard of that, and I seriously doubt it. There was a time when a show was sponsored by one or two sponsors, and they'd be the sole advertisers nationwide, there would be one or two local...
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-19-2015, 08:18 AM
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Views: 9,003,478
Posted By borntocoast
This is BEYOND Insanity! :eek: The overload of...

This is BEYOND Insanity! :eek: The overload of "Clutter" is the driving force of people "cutting the cord" and seeking their entertainment and information needs via other means, such as Netflix, Hulu...
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-08-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,478
Posted By borntocoast
Cool It seems the the reason for NOT "Cutting the...

It seems the the reason for NOT "Cutting the Cord" are:

A. I and/or my Spouse/Significant Other is a Sports Junkie

B. " " " " " is a News Junkie
...
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-08-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,478
Posted By borntocoast
Thumbs down I don't have to cope with "The High Cost of...

I don't have to cope with "The High Cost of Programming". Whenever a Movie or a TV Series gets released, the price usually does nothing but HEAD SOUTH. What Sells for $50-$60 on release day can be...
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-29-2015, 08:24 AM
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Views: 9,003,478
Posted By borntocoast
Exclamation Readers, forgive me if I'm running this into the...

Readers, forgive me if I'm running this into the ground, but here's the proof about what I've known for over a decade now. Pay-TV is skating on thin ice, I've NEVER seen a business raise it's prices...
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