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#1 OFFLINE   TheRatPatrol

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Posted 29 June 2008 - 06:51 PM

Anyone else watch the first 2 episodes on TNT today? Interesting that its filmed in HD, but the rest of the series will be shown on TruTV in SD (todays shows were both in HD on TNT).

Learned a lot about how oil rigs work though.

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Posted 29 June 2008 - 09:20 PM

Been watching this on tru for the last 2 weeks. Liking it so far. Didn't realize those guys made so much money (or that they're all alcoholics). The only thing I don't like is that we also watch Axe Men and Ice Road Truckers. The three shows are just too similar (same announcer, format, etc.). I wish they'd make the three shows a bit different.

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#3 OFFLINE   jodyguercio

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Posted 30 June 2008 - 08:03 AM

Weve been watching as well. Not getting the Ice Road/ Deadliest Catch vibe yet. Im sure that if this goes for a few more season that they'll all run pretty much the same. Still its good summertime tv. Wouldnt make it in our house during the fall.

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Posted 01 July 2008 - 04:06 PM

Yep, we're watching, too. I wish we had Tru in HD, but airing it on TNT every once in a while helps me enjoy it better. It would be nice if TNT re-aired the whole series in HD.
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Posted 01 July 2008 - 04:10 PM

the public is learning a producing well can be "brought in" in 6 months. :)
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Posted 01 July 2008 - 04:27 PM

the public is learning a producing well can be "brought in" in 6 months. :)


I've been concentrating on the characters and haven't really gleaned much practical knowledge about the industry. I'm sure that'll come in time. After all, before Axemen, I didn't know the difference between a Bullbucker and a Butt. :)
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Posted 19 August 2009 - 01:05 PM

Bumping this thread because I just found out the show is coming back tonight at 10E on TruTV.

http://www.trutv.com...gold/index.html
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Posted 19 August 2009 - 01:10 PM

The DVR is already set.:)

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Posted 20 August 2009 - 09:15 AM

OK so maybe we should've skipped it this season,
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Posted 20 August 2009 - 09:30 AM

I agree. I only got to watch about 15 minutes last night, but it looks like a different show.

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Posted 20 August 2009 - 12:07 PM

Haven't watched the new eppy yet. Planning on it tonight. I liked this show last year, and there is nothing else on right now anyway.
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