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Forum: HDTV Programming   04-15-2017, 08:46 AM
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Count me as one of those. I abhor that my money...

Count me as one of those. I abhor that my money subsidizes sports.
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-28-2017, 06:19 PM
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I'm in a similar boat, perhaps even better. I...

I'm in a similar boat, perhaps even better. I have a TiVo Roamio Plus (6 tuners, 1 cablecard) which I bought just after it came out. But it's riding on the $200 lifetime subscription I purchased in...
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-02-2017, 03:52 AM
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Posted By mscottc
According to our President Elect, Couriers should...

According to our President Elect, Couriers should be used for all important communications. We should avoid e-mail for anything important.
Forum: HDTV Programming   10-21-2016, 04:45 AM
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Posted By mscottc
I did work with those beasts. I used a couple of...

I did work with those beasts. I used a couple of VR 1200s in College, many VR 2000s and Ampex AVR-2s in my early days at CBS (starting in 1982). 7 second pre-rolls were the norm.
Forum: HDTV Programming   10-16-2016, 02:51 PM
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Posted By mscottc
I hope not... that happens and I'm outta there. ...

I hope not... that happens and I'm outta there. Quicker than you can say "Meatloaf Again????"
Forum: HDTV Programming   10-16-2016, 01:15 PM
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Posted By mscottc
That was my initial reaction, but I have to...

That was my initial reaction, but I have to imagine that the producers already know that audience participa.......


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is what made RHPS so unique and that they will somehow make that part...
Forum: HDTV Programming   09-01-2016, 04:06 AM
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Posted By mscottc
And there are often times that both my wife and I...

And there are often times that both my wife and I like to partake in a phone conversation with whoever called, without resorting to speakerphones which quite frankly never sound really good. ...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-01-2016, 04:45 AM
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Posted By mscottc
"So Called Liberal Media." Is that perhaps...

"So Called Liberal Media." Is that perhaps because journalism draws people with a desire to learn? People who want the improve the world with change, people who in most cases are liberal? One thing...
Forum: HDTV Programming   05-12-2016, 04:24 AM
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Posted By mscottc
Unless things have changed while I've been on...

Unless things have changed while I've been on vacation, Comcast is refusing to budge in its negotiations with The YES Network (NY Yankmees), In my mind this is a good thing. Now if they'd only do...
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-06-2016, 05:03 AM
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Posted By mscottc
I don't know... I don't buy big gulps. Just like...

I don't know... I don't buy big gulps. Just like I really don't want to buy big sports.
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-05-2016, 06:15 PM
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Posted By mscottc
I would venture to say from reports I've seen on...

I would venture to say from reports I've seen on this forum and other sites, that ESPN along with the YES (Yankees), SNY (Mets), MSG (Rangers and Knicks), along with the other regional sports...
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-05-2016, 04:18 AM
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Posted By mscottc
I concur. I would not mind if ESPN was taking...

I concur. I would not mind if ESPN was taking the same bite dollar wise as the channels my wife and I do watch, but they, ESPN and regional sports channels, take a whole lot more out of my wallet on...
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-03-2016, 04:48 AM
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Posted By mscottc
Of course not... but I saw the "Really?" as...

Of course not... but I saw the "Really?" as questioning the issuance of the stamps. not the misprint below it. I've seen people who wonder why certain things would happen, and I thought you were...
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-02-2016, 03:51 AM
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Posted By mscottc
Really!!!!

Really!!!!
Forum: HDTV Programming   12-12-2015, 10:33 AM
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Posted By mscottc
FYI Tomorrow (Sunday Night) on 60 MINUTES a...

FYI
Tomorrow (Sunday Night) on 60 MINUTES a profile of Lewis Hamilton
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/the-rise-of-formula-one-star-lewis-hamilton/
Forum: HDTV Programming   11-11-2015, 04:17 AM
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Posted By mscottc
Are you fricking kidding me?

Are you fricking kidding me?
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-30-2015, 04:28 AM
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Posted By mscottc
You just don't buy an over the air frequency. ...

You just don't buy an over the air frequency. Over the Air spectrum is limited. And only part of that spectrum is allocated to "broadcast TV channels" and have been allocated by the FCC for decades....
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-04-2015, 07:35 AM
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Posted By mscottc
Ahhhh the Great Flying Spaghetti Monster. May...

Ahhhh the Great Flying Spaghetti Monster. May you be touched by his noodly appendage. Ramen!
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-07-2015, 04:24 AM
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Posted By mscottc
The Triple Crown, Epic. The race itself, a...

The Triple Crown, Epic. The race itself, a runaway... boring standing on its own. However, the race doesn't stand on its own, it stands as the final leg of a Triple Crown, which makes it epic.
Forum: HDTV Programming   05-29-2015, 03:09 PM
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Posted By mscottc
And what's wrong about eating with chopsticks. I...

And what's wrong about eating with chopsticks. I learned to use them as a child, they are as natural to me as a knife and fork, and quite frankly oriental food just isn't the same with out them....
Forum: HDTV Programming   05-24-2015, 02:52 PM
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Posted By mscottc
And only pay your cable company for one outlet as...

And only pay your cable company for one outlet as an added bonus. Yea, the upfront is not cheap, but the long term is far better, and a much nicer experience.
Forum: HDTV Programming   04-28-2015, 04:18 AM
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Posted By mscottc
Or Maude, but that was 1972

Or Maude, but that was 1972
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-20-2015, 06:10 PM
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Posted By mscottc
Sneals2000, thank you. As I was reading...

Sneals2000, thank you.

As I was reading someone who has no idea about the terminology they were using, and used the term "Telecine" to refer to adding or removing frames for time compression, I...
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-16-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 8,977
Posted By mscottc
How can one forget Art Fern, The Tea Time Movie...

How can one forget Art Fern, The Tea Time Movie announcer with the "Schlaussen Cutoff" and the "Fork in the road?"
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-16-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 8,977
Posted By mscottc
And while I agree with you that The Californians...

And while I agree with you that The Californians was way too long, and the Kanye West performance should not have been included (what did it have to do with SNL?) Three and half hours was just...
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