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Old 06-20-11, 10:37 PM   #30
michael b
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Default Re: ~ Official "I watch TV on my PC" thread ~

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Originally Posted by betterdan View Post
I grew up watching stuff on black and white tvs and an old 25 inch console tv in my parents living room that had crappy reception and people were way too red or green and over saturated.

Having said that, I really prefer HD programming and have a hard time watching regular old standard definition on Directvfor very long. If it is 480P widescreen, at least, then I don't have a problem with it.

I can watch Youtube videos on my blu ray player or my Directv HD DVR but they are horrible looking.
You had a 25" black and white tv? I remember my first b&w. It was a 13 inch with the VHF/UHF knobs with some sweet rabbit ears! But I agree, I never watch anything nowadays that is NOT in HD. I just got Uverse and am still unsure about its quality over Comcast. I am only a week in though...waiting on football season.
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