First day without cable.....

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by Chigs, Aug 22, 2012.

  1. Chigs

    Chigs The finest in the Nation

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    I think I can entertain myself without TV:dontknow:
     
  2. sfgirl

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    voluntarily?
     
  3. Chigs

    Chigs The finest in the Nation

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    Yes
     
  4. banksy

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    this will end in tears :evil:
     
  5. sarnie

    sarnie a.k.a. smarmie

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    can you do the antenna thing to get some channels?
     
  6. Splash

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    Please give up the internet too :pray:
     
  7. sfgirl

    sfgirl Well-Known Member VIP

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    do you hulu?
     
  8. HAL

    HAL HAM

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    people still watch TV?
     
  9. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

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    I haven't had cable in years

    Fuck TV except for sports and Breaking Bad and Game of Thrones
     
  10. Chigs

    Chigs The finest in the Nation

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    If I want I can use Hulu. I havent used it in awhile though.
     
  11. nazdrowie

    nazdrowie THE BEE BIT MY BOTTOM NOW MY BOTTOM BIG Gold

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    if there's no hockey season, I'll be cancelling my cable.
     
  12. Chigs

    Chigs The finest in the Nation

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    This is what I am figuring. My buddy gave me his HBO2GO password, so I can use that. I can also go to a bar or friends houses for a game, as I often do that anyway. The only thing I am going to miss is having Sportscenter on in the background when Im getting ready in the morning.
     
  13. gilaet

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  14. nazdrowie

    nazdrowie THE BEE BIT MY BOTTOM NOW MY BOTTOM BIG Gold

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    thank you for the timely reference.
     
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    gilaet underwear warrior Staff Member

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    :toptip:
     
  16. nazdrowie

    nazdrowie THE BEE BIT MY BOTTOM NOW MY BOTTOM BIG Gold

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    but seriously..ditch the rule RIGHT AFTER that bullshit? Bettman is a fucking retard
     
  17. redshirt

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    I've been wanting to cut cable and just have Netflix and Hulu subscriptions, along with over the air TV, but too much football and basketball would be missed if I did that. Pisses me off that ala carte pricing never took hold, because all I need are ESPN, TNT, and Comcast Sports Network for the Bulls and I'm set. The rest I can download or watch streaming.
     
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    dude's in the crease. just sayin'
     
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    i wanna try that Google fiber optics thing; initial installation and then free interwebz at fiber optic speed :cheer:
     
  20. Gomez

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    been doing it for 5 years now :coffee: