Dish Network screwed me!

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by fortdick, Dec 2, 2006.

  1. fortdick

    fortdick Well-Known Member

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    They dumped all the distant network channels because some judge somewhere said that the networks weren't making enough money. Only get the local network stations now.

    The friggin' problem is, I DON'T HAVE A LOCAL PACKAGE!

    They dumped FOX one me today, of all days, and told me I am SOL as far as getting CBS, ABC, NBC, or FOX. Course, can't get Direct in here by tomorrow and there is no guarantee that they could do any better.

    Where can I watch the game on the net? Anyone know?

    :banghead: :banghead: :banghead: :banghead:
  2. sonnyboy

    sonnyboy Benched

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    I have two words for you: SPORTS BAR! Two more: FRIENDS HOUSE!
  3. SupermanXx

    SupermanXx Benched

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    sports bar. I'm sure you're old enough.
  4. CactusCowboy

    CactusCowboy Benched

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    Actually, you screwed yourself when you chose Dish over Direct TV. A real football fan would have never done that.
  5. 5Stars

    5Stars Here comes the Sun...

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    Why anyone would chose DISH over DirecTV is beyond me? So, really, it's your fault as should have known better...

    Oh well...
  6. SupermanXx

    SupermanXx Benched

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    I have Dish and DVR... what's so bad about it? (just curious)
  7. kojak

    kojak Who Loves Ya Baby?

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    Can't you call them up and have them added? It's only 5 bucks a month I beleive for the local channels.
  8. sportsman

    sportsman Active Member

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    I have to agree Disk network is terrible. I broke my contract with them after 6 months because every month my bill was never correct.
  9. amarillodoc

    amarillodoc Member

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    I've never had a single problem with Dish. Plus, I get the local channels in digital format as well, so I don't have to have a separate antenna for local channels.
  10. CactusCowboy

    CactusCowboy Benched

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    Direct TV - NFL Sunday Ticket

    Dish - ?

    If you watch football and you have Dish then you either very stupid or just really stupid.......
  11. SmashFactorGolf

    SmashFactorGolf New Member

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    Posted this earlier

    easy way to ****** at your congressman.........bill #4067 pending vote before Dec recess.........pressure them to vote on it asap
  12. Bob Sacamano

    Bob Sacamano Benched

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    c'mon guys, dont' add insult to injury :laugh1:
  13. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

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    Dish didn't screw you, big brother did. They had no choice, and it wasn't about not making enough money. The courts were punishing dish for allowing too many viewers access to distant networks who shouldn't have been receiving them.
  14. Bcburns

    Bcburns Member

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    I'm guessing because NFL Sunday Ticket is on Direct TV and not Dish Network.

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