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L0oniX Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Feb-04-09 05:15 PM
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22. Surprise! ...Those DTV boxes cause brain cancer n/t
Edited on Wed Feb-04-09 05:16 PM by L0oniX
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  -These damn TV boxes and the idea behind it . blues90  Feb-04-09 02:29 PM   #0 
  - You know what TV shows I like?  HiFructosePronSyrup   Feb-04-09 02:31 PM   #1 
  - Television in and of itself is not evil  RandySF   Feb-04-09 02:44 PM   #2 
  - And to gain access to those channels  Jkid   Feb-04-09 03:01 PM   #4 
  - Good point  RandySF   Feb-04-09 03:18 PM   #5 
  - you wouldn't save money with an ala carte service-  dysfunctional press   Feb-04-09 04:27 PM   #14 
  - We dumped all the premium channels  blues90   Feb-04-09 03:32 PM   #7 
  - It benefits the government who are auctioning off the extra space that  Tunkamerica   Feb-04-09 03:57 PM   #9 
  - If you dont mind  conscious evolution   Feb-04-09 03:57 PM   #10 
  - what?  Tunkamerica   Feb-04-09 02:48 PM   #3 
  - What are you talking about ?  blues90   Feb-04-09 03:21 PM   #6 
     - I could ask you the same question  Tunkamerica   Feb-04-09 03:54 PM   #8 
        - Obviously you can't read or understand anything  blues90   Feb-04-09 05:54 PM   #33 
  - The "boxes" should have been given FREE by the Cable Industry!  KoKo   Feb-04-09 04:17 PM   #11 
  - why should/would the cable industry supply the boxes...?  dysfunctional press   Feb-04-09 04:22 PM   #12 
  - The Competition being "Rabbit Ears?" Folks who can't afford a modern TV?  KoKo   Feb-04-09 04:57 PM   #16 
     - cable-tv is a paid-for service...over-the-air television is free...  dysfunctional press   Feb-04-09 05:45 PM   #28 
  - Good idea. And Chevrolet could give out $1000 off coupons to buy a Toyota.  ferrous wheel   Feb-04-09 04:26 PM   #13 
  - Ahh...that Legislation is still in the "Wings" waiting to come out. But, not Toyota but Ford & GM!  KoKo   Feb-04-09 04:58 PM   #17 
  - The spectrum freed up by going digital has already been purchased for about $20 billion via auction  4lbs   Feb-04-09 06:02 PM   #36 
  - About the digital transition  crimsonblue   Feb-04-09 04:32 PM   #15 
  - Thank you for a decent explanation  havocmom   Feb-04-09 05:00 PM   #18 
  - That's exactly why Americans who don't have cable should get FREE BOXES!  KoKo   Feb-04-09 05:01 PM   #19 
  - so TV is a right these days? n/t  crimsonblue   Feb-04-09 05:05 PM   #20 
     - If you can't get it and you are an American who owns the Airwaves and  KoKo   Feb-04-09 05:20 PM   #23 
        - I'm just saying.. if you can't afford a convertor box, you probably  crimsonblue   Feb-04-09 05:23 PM   #24 
           - Who are YOU to decide who gets to watch TV and who doesn't?  KoKo   Feb-04-09 05:27 PM   #25 
              - I'm not deciding anything. I think if you want a convertor box,  crimsonblue   Feb-04-09 05:35 PM   #26 
              - people need a television to take advantage of the airwaves...  dysfunctional press   Feb-04-09 05:49 PM   #29 
                 - Let's just say there are some very elderly folks living in the backwoods of NC or Utah...  KoKo   Feb-04-09 05:59 PM   #35 
                    - what happens when their tv stops working completely...?  dysfunctional press   Feb-04-09 06:05 PM   #37 
  - How fast does it need to be ?  blues90   Feb-04-09 05:43 PM   #27 
     - If your tv has a coaxial plug, you're fine.  crimsonblue   Feb-04-09 05:51 PM   #31 
  - What's next? I think we'll all have to buy 3D TV's in a few years!  B Calm   Feb-04-09 05:08 PM   #21 
  - i wish!  dysfunctional press   Feb-04-09 05:51 PM   #30 
     - Don't wish too fucking hard. They are always looking for a way to milk money from us  B Calm   Feb-05-09 04:26 AM   #38 
  - Surprise! ...Those DTV boxes cause brain cancer n/t  L0oniX   Feb-04-09 05:15 PM   #22 
  - We have no children, but we pay for public education  Missy Vixen   Feb-04-09 05:54 PM   #32 
  - The networks don't necessarily want to switch over  Tab   Feb-04-09 05:58 PM   #34 

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