Ever try giving up TV for a month?

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  1. The Boardsman

    The Boardsman The Conspiracy Guy VIP Gold

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    I did it.

    Got my news strictly from alternative media sources on the Internet.

    I stopped caring about TV.

    Its even more Liberating than never caring about sports.
     
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  2. Popeye Saavedra

    Popeye Saavedra Well-Known Member

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    I didn't have a tv for a long time and didn't miss it. I only got one to watch sports.
     
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    skp2978 Well-Known Member

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    I hardly ever watch TV. I went about 4-5 years really never turning it on.
     
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  4. Chigs

    Chigs Above the Waves VIP

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    I went two years without TV.

    I have TV now, and I use it the same way I would use a vicodin.
     
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    ice cream Well-Known Member Banned User

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    girl i was dating had no cable,at first i was wtf
    then i started to like it

    but like popeye i have to watch football..we did rent movies
     
  6. Schmoopy

    Schmoopy Shit Mult Hunter 2010 OG Gold

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  7. Chigs

    Chigs Above the Waves VIP

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    It is easy to get by on HBOGO, Redbox, and NBetflix.

    Its nice to not HAVE to go to a bar to watch sports, though, and sometimes I don't mind watching mindless dribble
     
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    I haven't watched TV in 16 years
     
  9. dawg

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    I still have 500 channels and have no idea why. Maybe someday i can kick the TV habit. but hey, i was raised on TV.
     
  10. Gwarn1

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    You sound like the most boring human on the planet
     
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    ice cream Well-Known Member Banned User

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    you watch football..right?
     
  12. The Boardsman

    The Boardsman The Conspiracy Guy VIP Gold

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    Quite the opposite.

    I always have stuff to say.
     
  13. Stew Nod

    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Boardsman's mom couldn't pay the basement cable bill...LOL
     
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    jimjjiblets.com?
     
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  15. TripTo My Taint

    TripTo My Taint Well-Known Member

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    Saying you have no physical TV is a lot different than saying you never watch TV.

    IMHO, if you're still watching HBOGO, Redbox, and streaming shows and movies online, you HAVE tv, only you watch it on your computer.
     
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  16. Just Peachy

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    I've been without cable for about six months. It was a waste of money for me, because most anything of entertainment value I was watching is on the web. And if it's something not on YouTube, Netflix, Amazon Prime, etc., I will pay for it on Amazon.
     
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    went seven years without it :coffee:
     
  18. gwartney

    gwartney Is there gas in the car? 2010 OG Gold

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    Up until 2 years ago, my entire career was TV related. TV is cheap, delicious, and healthy.
     
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    Robin Meade is worth having a TV for.
     
  20. TripTo My Taint

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    Prison?