Any Hulu Plus users here?

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  1. Shivvy

    Shivvy 100k Post Club

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    is it worth it? What are the pros and cons?
     
  2. Mr. Potato Head

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    Hulu?? :spit:
     
  3. Shivvy

    Shivvy 100k Post Club

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    no good?
     
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    you're supposed to steal it Shiv, not pay for it, that's what all the cool kids do
     
  5. Shivvy

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    oh. i dont do that. i pay for my music too :doh:
     
  6. newcastlefan

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    every time i find a show i want to watch it's not available on hulu plus but it is available on the free hulu.
     
  7. Shivvy

    Shivvy 100k Post Club

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    whats the difference?
     
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    I've had it... Wasn't very impressive. You still get commercials.... If Netflix was a "10", then HULU would be about a "7"
     
  9. newcastlefan

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    the free one uses a browser. plus uses a native client. you can watch hulu plus on xbox, apple tv, roku, etc. the free one you can only watch on a computer.
     
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    with the browser based free service, if you use a commercial ad blocker (i don't think the ad block plus plug in works for this) it blocks the commercials with no delays in the streaming.
     
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    Did you run my Nubian queen off?
     
  12. Donkeyboy2190

    Donkeyboy2190 Never earned a dimes

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    Tried it for the free trial and cancelled almost immediately. They only have 5 shows loaded up of any current show. Netflix has complete seasons, altough they're older.
     
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    I have an ad-blocker... So instead of getting commercials, I get 90 seconds of black-screen with instructions telling me I need to "turn off" my ad & pop-up blocker ...
     
  14. Shivvy

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    damn. thats my main reason for looking into it. i wanted to be able to watch full seasons of shows up to date