2 satellite companies may merge

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Jon Hein is God, Sep 21, 2012.

  1. Jon Hein is God

    Jon Hein is God New Member

    Reputations:
    47
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    9,231
    Likes Received:
    1
  2. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

    Reputations:
    317,666
    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2010
    Messages:
    177,742
    Likes Received:
    59,641
    That is a fucking awful picture of Whitney
     
  3. Obi Drunkenobe

    Obi Drunkenobe VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    38,351
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    12,245
    Likes Received:
    3,014
    Could someone tell that to SiriusXM. Prices went up after they merged.
     
  4. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

    Reputations:
    317,666
    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2010
    Messages:
    177,742
    Likes Received:
    59,641
    :owned:
     
  5. BethSucks

    BethSucks Well-Known Member Staff Member

    Reputations:
    424,124
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    24,009
    Likes Received:
    46,572
    Expect another lawsuit, Howard wants bonuses for those subscribers too.
     
  6. fletchman71

    fletchman71 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    18,315
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    10,590
    Likes Received:
    1,829
    I heard there was talk of merging SFN and Dawgsaloon. They say it wil benefit everyone because they can then merge Jeton and Chriza threads.:giggle:
     
  7. HS Cult Leader

    HS Cult Leader Elite Member Gold

    Reputations:
    102,029
    Joined:
    Jun 2, 2012
    Messages:
    13,131
    Likes Received:
    18,460
    I still remember when it was blocked 10 years ago, maybe now it might go through because AT&T and others are now doing phone line TV, no one can say that the choices are limited anymore.
     
  8. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

    Reputations:
    317,666
    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2010
    Messages:
    177,742
    Likes Received:
    59,641
    The comedy stylings of fletchman71 everybody


    [​IMG]
     
  9. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

    Reputations:
    240,880
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    38,753
    Likes Received:
    39,505
    I know they kill each other with price wars over new customers. You sign on for two years, the first at half price or thereabouts, free setup/install, 3 free months of premiums, etc, then after 2 years you switch to the other guys and do the same there.

    I finally switched to dish after 17 years with DTV. It's about $40/mo less over 2 years and offers a few extra features. Much faster receiver. A little worse guide/interface.

    If they do merge it might be just in time for satellite to be obsolete as a delivery medium for tv anyway. Kind of like Sat. radio!
     
  10. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP

    Reputations:
    136,677
    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2011
    Messages:
    57,808
    Likes Received:
    17,109
  11. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

    Reputations:
    240,880
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    38,753
    Likes Received:
    39,505
    I'm pretty sure those two have already "merged" before, if you know what I mean.
     
  12. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

    Reputations:
    240,880
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    38,753
    Likes Received:
    39,505
    I understand and agree with this comment.
     
  13. FlaFlaFlunkie

    FlaFlaFlunkie Fabulous!

    Reputations:
    1,189
    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2011
    Messages:
    42,557
    Likes Received:
    14
    :giggle:
     
  14. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

    Reputations:
    317,666
    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2010
    Messages:
    177,742
    Likes Received:
    59,641
    ROFL I'm gay
     
  15. Johnny B

    Johnny B Active Member

    Reputations:
    -3
    Joined:
    Mar 5, 2012
    Messages:
    2,166
    Likes Received:
    0
    If we still had reps, you would have another badge with a ribbon or two.
     
  16. jyanks

    jyanks Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    29,937
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    7,098
    Likes Received:
    4,002
    Is it 2 companies or 1, Robin?