Cable is Ridiculous
What’s the number of channels do you have with your premium cable bundle? Do you even understand? Do you understand what’s being played on channel 766 at 8 pm on Thursday? You ought to. You’re paying for all that goodies on the QVC channel that you never watch and for the whole channel committed 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 watch playing bad programs that no one must ever lay eyes on.
Enter: The internet.
Created by Al Gore sometime in the 90’s (joking), the internet has actually grown significantly. They have actually even put TELEVISION programs and films on somebody else’s servers so you can stream them to your computer. Not only that, but a number of your favorite programs can be seen Free Of Charge utilizing the show’s network website or by simply looking it up on HULU.com. If you want a more superior service, Netflix, and HULU Plus both off a paid-for service that enables you to watch whole seasons of your favorite programs and a bunch of films from the benefit of your personal computer (still MUCH cheaper than cable). Heck, they’ve even built in those applications into TELEVISION’s, digital media receivers, and even computer game consoles like the Xbox and Nintendo Wii. Continue reading