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How often do you buy PPV events?
Posted 20 July 2010 - 06:03 AM
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Posted 20 July 2010 - 06:46 AM
Posted 20 July 2010 - 06:52 AM
All these "never" responses...Where's the UFC or boxing fans?
I've bought every UFC event since 2007
Posted 20 July 2010 - 07:03 AM
Actually I consider D* to be "PPV" and if what I want isn't there then I don't need it. Used to go to BlockBuster once in a while for a movie but now they are gone and I refuse to stick my card in a "Red Box" located in the breeze way of WM.
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Posted 20 July 2010 - 07:55 AM
Every once in a while I'll want something in 1080p (for no other reason then I can ) and then I'll get a PPV.
I would have to say a couple of times a year.
Since it costs 1.66¢ to produce a penny, my 2¢ worth is really 3.32¢ worth. That 3.32¢ is my own and not the 3.32¢ of DIRECTV, Dish, or anyone else for that matter.
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Posted 20 July 2010 - 08:40 AM
They sent some coupons once for Free PPV Movies. I didn't even use those cause I didn't want the Hassle of getting my Bill Straight afterwards. It 's less Hassle to go to a Red Box than to sit on the phone for 45 Min. and 3 Reps trying to get you account right.
Posted 20 July 2010 - 08:48 AM
Posted 20 July 2010 - 08:52 AM
When you are already spending $100 plus per month for TV why should you do PPV.
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Posted 20 July 2010 - 08:53 AM
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Posted 20 July 2010 - 09:09 AM
It is used for many of Tony Stewart"s Charities.
But not the rest of PPV Events.
Posted 20 July 2010 - 09:19 AM
Posted 20 July 2010 - 09:21 AM
What is REALLY annoying is the remote for the digital cable box. ON DEMAND is in the dead center, biggest button, and I hit it at least once a week on accident. "Now starting ON DEMAND..." ... wait 30 seconds.... hit exit. Ugh.
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Posted 20 July 2010 - 09:45 AM
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Posted 20 July 2010 - 09:51 AM
These days, 3-5 UFC ppv's a year. Switch off with my cousin or the local sports bar depending on how many people we can round up to pitch in. Never bought one just for myself. Enough free stuff on spike, vs, showtime, and hdnet to make not buying ppv's an easier decision. Still find a way to watch every show though.
Posted 20 July 2010 - 10:46 AM
Folks should bother to read the title of the thread before posting. "How often do you buy PPV events?"
Apparently for many folks a PPV movie is an event (or more likely based on the comments so far) both items are non-events).
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