Cable is Absurd
What’s the number of channels do you have with your premium cable bundle? Do you even understand? Do you understand exactly what’s airing on channel 766 at 8 pm on Friday? You should. You’re paying for all that goodies on the QVC channel that you have never enjoy and for the whole channel devoted to infomercials that offers more TELEVISION time to Chuck Norris to hock the “total gym” than he ever saw with Walker: Texas Ranger. You are paying for numerous channels you will never ever enjoy playing lousy shows that no one must ever lay eyes on.
Introducing: The web.
Invented by Al Gore at some point in the 90’s (joking), the web has grown significantly. They have actually even put TELEVISION shows and movies on someone else’s servers so you can stream them to your computer. Not only that, but a number of your favorite shows can be viewed TOTALLY FREE utilizing the show’s network website or by just looking it up on HULU.com. If you want a more premium service, Netflix, and HULU Plus both off a paid-for service that permits you to enjoy entire seasons of your favorite shows and a lot of movies from the convenience of your home computer (still MORE AFFORDABLE than cable). Heck, they’ve even built in those applications into TELEVISION’s, digital media receivers, as well as computer game consoles like the Xbox and Nintendo Wii. Continue reading “It’s Time To Get Rid Of The Cable and Home Phone”