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ThomWV Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-30-09 04:47 PM
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17. Men drive trucks. Sometimes trucks wreck, sometimes they don't. Same next week.
Over frozen lakes. It could only be better if there were piranhas under the icecapped lakes they use for roadbed.
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  -Which "educational" network fails most spectacularly at being "educational"? ColbertWatcher  Jul-30-09 04:40 PM   #0 
  - Evey time I flip through TLC, some woman is squeezing out a baby.  QC   Jul-30-09 04:42 PM   #1 
  - Perhaps they're educating American girls to be baby machines? n/t  ColbertWatcher   Jul-30-09 04:44 PM   #6 
  - It must be working on the ones around here.  QC   Jul-30-09 04:45 PM   #8 
     - Yikes. Why???  Common Sense Party   Jul-30-09 04:46 PM   #11 
        - I can't imagine why anybody would want a baby at any age, but I'm just a grump,  QC   Jul-30-09 04:48 PM   #21 
  - True that, but the History Channel could easily be renamed the Old Testiment Channel  ThomWV   Jul-30-09 04:45 PM   #10 
     - True. The "sample" programs I posted weren't a very good sample.  ColbertWatcher   Jul-30-09 04:47 PM   #14 
     - For years, A&E was The World War Two Channel.  QC   Jul-30-09 04:47 PM   #15 
        - Now it's the "Intervention" / 'Obsession' channel.. addicts and mentally ill reality  Liberal_in_LA   Jul-30-09 04:48 PM   #19 
        - Do they also have the transparently phony psychic detectives?  QC   Jul-30-09 04:50 PM   #27 
           - Nah, Psych is on the USA network...  Salviati   Jul-30-09 04:57 PM   #33 
        - Those were actually their better years.  ThomWV   Jul-30-09 04:49 PM   #22 
  - Of those three, "TLC" has fallen the farthest from its former glory  Orrex   Jul-30-09 04:43 PM   #2 
  - Yep. In scope of decline into suckdom, TLC "wins" by far (nt)  Posteritatis   Jul-30-09 04:50 PM   #28 
  - What did TLC show when it was "superb"?  Common Sense Party   Jul-30-09 04:52 PM   #29 
     - It used to be a variety of documentaries and the like  Posteritatis   Jul-30-09 04:58 PM   #34 
     - "TLC" sounds too much like "TMZ" to me  Common Sense Party   Jul-30-09 05:00 PM   #37 
     - Off the top of my head  Orrex   Jul-30-09 06:00 PM   #39 
  - Gotta Be The Lemming Channel,  Dinger   Jul-30-09 04:43 PM   #3 
  - That is a really tough choice - but Ice Road Truckers broke the tie  ThomWV   Jul-30-09 04:44 PM   #4 
  - Never watched it. What's lame about it? n/t  Common Sense Party   Jul-30-09 04:44 PM   #7 
     - Men drive trucks. Sometimes trucks wreck, sometimes they don't. Same next week.  ThomWV   Jul-30-09 04:47 PM   #17 
     - I've never seen it, but I'm going to guess it's about macho truck drivers.  ColbertWatcher   Jul-30-09 04:50 PM   #26 
  - Don't you go dissin' my Cash Cab!  Common Sense Party   Jul-30-09 04:44 PM   #5 
  - Fair enough. But, how is it educational?  ColbertWatcher   Jul-30-09 04:45 PM   #9 
     - I never claimed it was educational. It's about as educational  Common Sense Party   Jul-30-09 04:48 PM   #20 
     - one discovers the answers to useless trivia questions!  Scout   Jul-30-09 05:09 PM   #38 
  - Love your poll. I like reality TV but I'm amazed at how it's taken over TV. TLC is the worst  Liberal_in_LA   Jul-30-09 04:46 PM   #12 
  - The History channel and the Discovery Channel have some great shows.  TexasObserver   Jul-30-09 04:46 PM   #13 
  - Discovery gets points for no pretenses of anything other than "this is awesome!" contentwise  Posteritatis   Jul-30-09 04:52 PM   #30 
  - good summary of it  TexasObserver   Jul-30-09 05:00 PM   #36 
  - I love Cash Cab. Yeah, it's pretty easy, but I love the idea of having  Common Sense Party   Jul-30-09 04:54 PM   #32 
     - Yes, it is always good for 10-15 minutes. Like to share in the fun of the riders.  TexasObserver   Jul-30-09 04:59 PM   #35 
  - Which channel has 'how things are made" Interesting but commercials for the companies  Liberal_in_LA   Jul-30-09 04:47 PM   #16 
  - I think that's Discovery.  Common Sense Party   Jul-30-09 04:50 PM   #25 
     - Mythbusters kinda bugs me at points  Posteritatis   Jul-30-09 06:10 PM   #42 
  - How about A&E?  Tommy_Carcetti   Jul-30-09 04:48 PM   #18 
  - LOL!  ColbertWatcher   Jul-30-09 04:53 PM   #31 
  - I went with the history channel  The Gunslinger   Jul-30-09 04:49 PM   #23 
  - The Canadian history channel regularly shows stuff like JAG. (nt)  Posteritatis   Jul-30-09 04:50 PM   #24 
  - When did Discovery change from the War, Guns, and Wild West channel?  hvn_nbr_2   Jul-30-09 06:00 PM   #40 
  - Discovery's the Explosions, Machines and Electric Guitar Narrator Guy channel now  Posteritatis   Jul-30-09 06:08 PM   #41 
  - TLC, but I have a confession. I love watching Clean Sweep because it makes me feel  PA Democrat   Jul-30-09 06:16 PM   #43 
 

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