Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Cord Cutter and American Idol, and The X Factor, and The Voice

>The good news is as a cord cutter you won’t miss any of this singing competition reality trifecta.  The bad news – might be the same. The original, American Idol, now in it’s 13th season is on FOX. Copy cats … Continue reading

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Emmy Awards 2013 not streaming – but do you care?

As was the case last year this years Emmy Awards ceremony will have no official live stream, as indicated by the official website. This year the 65th Emmy award show is on CBS  and airs Sunday September 22nd at 8 pm … Continue reading

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Cutting the Cord to the PC

If someone walked up to you, grabbed your laptop, and threw it in the lake, would you panic? Much has been written lately about the “death of the PC“.  But ask anyone who works in an office and you’ll know … Continue reading

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Duck Dynasty and the Cord Cutter

Update 12-21-13:  Controversial statements by Phil Robertson puts future of Duck Dynasty on A&E in question.   Why Duck Dynasty? I was curious to see which top rated shows the cord cutter could miss in 2013.  USA Today recently published … Continue reading

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Breaking Bad and the Cord Cutter

Looking for a respite from my recent NFL topics I recently took note of AMC’s huge hit Breaking Bad. Call me a late adopter on these kind of things. Five seasons have gone by before I noticed this  show when … Continue reading

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NFL 2013/2014: An Analysis for the Cord Cutting Sports Fan

I  did this last season and received such a positive response that I’m doing an update for 2013/2014.  Once again I’ll use my own home team, San Diego Chargers, as a reference point. The results should be typical for most … Continue reading

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