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Cable or Satellite

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by boots, Jun 13, 2007.

  1. boots

    boots New Member

    Damn it I've had it. My cable bill just went up $10 bucks. I'm seriously considering going to Satellite. Am I wrong for thinking this way?
  2. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    No but I pay the same thing for mine. I just like the service better.
  3. boots

    boots New Member

    With the package I have, I've been told that satellite is cheaper. Plus, I get to keep the equipment.
  4. Mayfly

    Mayfly Active Member

    Doesn't that answer your question then?
  5. boots

    boots New Member

    No, because I have no desire to own satellite equipment perse. I just want cheap quality TV. I don't thik that's asking too much.
  6. da el g

    da el g Member

    cheap and quality do not go together

    that said DirectTV is the onyl way to go
  7. boots

    boots New Member

    But isn't that satellite?
  8. da el g

    da el g Member

    yes and it is not cheap but better than cable
  9. beefncheddar

    beefncheddar Guest

    Go with one for two years and then switch to the other when it offers you a sweetheart deal to come back.

    Rinse and repeat.
  10. Gutter

    Gutter Well-Known Member

    Read these threads for insight:



  11. JR

    JR Well-Known Member

    Rabbit ears would be about the cheapest.
  12. Bill Horton

    Bill Horton Active Member

    My Charter cable's been out for more than 24 hours now. It's an area-wide problem. I can't seem to get anyone to respond. Four hours ago I told them they were down to their final hours if they wanted me as customer. All I get is nebulous answers by phone and automated e-mails.
    If Charter doesn't care, why should I?
    Direct TV has been offering a special deal over the past month for installation, DVR, extra channels and all sorts of stuff, plus a $100 rebate.
    I just ordered Direct TV.
    It will be installed tomorrow morning.
    Charter can suck the fart out of my ass.
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