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Old 01-23-2009, 12:32 PM   #41
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but my vcr still works
apparently not so well if you missed the beginning.

wait, do you honestly own a VCR?!
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i wouldn't have DVR'd that anyway.

i don't commit to a technology unless i really need it... when it makes my life better or easier and the benefits justify or outweigh the cost. DVR is not worth the effort for my 2 hours of tv per week. i mostly watch DVDs or just channel surf.
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Old 01-23-2009, 12:56 PM   #43
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i wouldn't have DVR'd that anyway.

i don't commit to a technology unless i really need it... when it makes my life better or easier and the benefits justify or outweigh the cost. DVR is not worth the effort for my 2 hours of tv per week. i mostly watch DVDs or just channel surf.

I would think it takes more effort to program a VCR than a DVR, which might be the simplest thing in the world to do...

I have our 2 DVR's record like 5-6 shows, so there is always something on. =)
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programming either one is of no concern to me. any one of these things on their own fails the cost/benefit test...

- doing the research on DVRs to know which one i want
- buying the DVR
- paying for the service (assuming there is a fee, which i don't know because i haven't done the research)

for 2 hours of non-specific tv. that's like telling my dad he should research, buy and maintain a computer for the 2 emails a year that he sends.
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Old 01-23-2009, 01:23 PM   #45
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programming either one is of no concern to me. any one of these things on their own fails the cost/benefit test...

- doing the research on DVRs to know which one i want
- buying the DVR
- paying for the service (assuming there is a fee, which i don't know because i haven't done the research)

for 2 hours of non-specific tv. that's like telling my dad he should research, buy and maintain a computer for the 2 emails a year that he sends.

- DVR comes from cable company. It replaces your existing cable box with a cable box that records. You dont buy anything... just generally a $8/mth fee or something...

My parents, both 60+ have 2 DVRs at their house and they watch almost no tv... if you sign up for cable service nowadays you just generally get a dvr...

do you really watch that little TV? I'm on about 3-4 hours /night. haha
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Old 01-23-2009, 01:31 PM   #46
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- DVR comes from cable company. It replaces your existing cable box with a cable box that records. You dont buy anything... just generally a $8/mth fee or something...

My parents, both 60+ have 2 DVRs at their house and they watch almost no tv... if you sign up for cable service nowadays you just generally get a dvr...

do you really watch that little TV? I'm on about 3-4 hours /night. haha
actually that's good to know... didn't realize that's how it works. i was thinking tivo. still i have basic cable, no cable box, and haven't signed up for new cable in 9 years.
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Old 01-23-2009, 01:36 PM   #47
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actually that's good to know... didn't realize that's how it works. i was thinking tivo. still i have basic cable, no cable box, and haven't signed up for new cable in 9 years.
yeah, its basically tivo built into the cable box. MUCH easier to hook up. If you have a high def TV (I'm guessing you dont here with an analog cable box), Tivo is a pain... I like the no buying equipment route and ease of use of the cable company DVR
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my tv has cable running through the back, i don't even have a cable box

i watch one show a week other than that i'll either be on my computer or downloading a movie
most of the times i'm not even home lol
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last week andy........ "and i want to thank all of you for LYING to me......... TO MAH FAAAACE"

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my tv has cable running through the back, i don't even have a cable box

i watch one show a week other than that i'll either be on my computer or downloading a movie
most of the times i'm not even home lol
WTF

I could never live like that. I've got ATT U-Verse with 5 boxes and HD service.
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Old 01-23-2009, 04:39 PM   #52
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do you really watch that little TV? I'm on about 3-4 hours /night. haha
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my tv has cable running through the back, i don't even have a cable box

i watch one show a week other than that i'll either be on my computer or downloading a movie
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WTF

I could never live like that. I've got ATT U-Verse with 5 boxes and HD service.
i should really start a thread on tv watchage. the amount of tv people watch is mind-boggling to me, and i'm not an anti-tv person by any means.

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I love the office. Last night was ok. I love the episode where Jim puts all of Dwight's stuff in the vending machine and also the one where he put his stuff in jello
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um....... has anyone seen any NWS pics of pam?

she's fockin hooooooot
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she's fockin hooooooot
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she's fockin hooooooot
Do post...
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i'm at work, remind me later, i'll try to send it


or just search for it, i'm sure those pics will come up in google.... they are lingerie pics, no newds
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i'm at work, remind me later, i'll try to send it


or just search for it, i'm sure those pics will come up in google.... they are lingerie pics, no newds
I'll investigate when I'm home, as I am also working. (finally)
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WTF

I could never live like that. I've got ATT U-Verse with 5 boxes and HD service.
Is it true that you can only have 1 stream of HD at a time? So if you are recording a HD show, you cannot record or watch another?
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