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HD Discusson: USA Network (Channel 242)


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#21 OFFLINE   HofstraJet

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Posted 03 October 2007 - 06:53 AM

L&O CI, Psych, and Monk in HD - SWEET!!! :D

Oh yeah, the season just ended for two of them. :nono2:

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Posted 03 October 2007 - 07:04 AM

TNA blows the WWE out of the water now anyway!!:)


when tomko, steiners, and overload of Angle is on the tv..... i think people would rather watch nothing.... and dont get me started with pacman jones...

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Posted 03 October 2007 - 07:22 AM

Monk, Psych, and The 4400 should be back in January. And until then, there's always the repeats.

Thank you, USA Network, for no stretch-o-vision.

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Posted 03 October 2007 - 07:41 AM

fairly certain 10/4


Definitely 10/4... I checked. Right in the crowded Thursday 10pm timeslot. Come on, USA, throw us a bone here.

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Posted 03 October 2007 - 07:46 AM

Look forward to Golf on USA, which games will be on USA this year?


The current PGA Tour TV package doesn't have any early round coverage on USA, it's all on Golf Channel. USA was done after last season.

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Posted 03 October 2007 - 07:48 AM

The current PGA Tour TV package doesn't have any early round coverage on USA, it's all on Golf Channel. USA was done after last season.


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Posted 03 October 2007 - 09:18 AM

TNA blows the WWE out of the water now anyway!!:)


Don't know what TNA is but T&A sure does :D
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#28 OFFLINE   Marvin

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Posted 03 October 2007 - 09:19 AM

Just in time for the new season of Criminal Intent on USA.

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Posted 03 October 2007 - 09:21 AM

Bes sure to update your series links to the new HD channel. 4400, Dead Zone and Burn Notice are all still in the guide.
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Posted 03 October 2007 - 09:24 AM

Definitely 10/4... I checked. Right in the crowded Thursday 10pm timeslot. Come on, USA, throw us a bone here.


I saw a promo for it this morning and set up a new series link for it.

Oddly enough, though, that it only picked up the episode for this week. The following week (11 October) is a new one as well but did not show up in my To Do list. I'll check it again later to make sure ...

Regardless, good timing on this deployment of channels for the CI premiere.


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Posted 03 October 2007 - 09:35 AM

I saw a promo for it this morning and set up a new series link for it.

Oddly enough, though, that it only picked up the episode for this week. The following week (11 October) is a new one as well but did not show up in my To Do list. I'll check it again later to make sure ...

Regardless, good timing on this deployment of channels for the CI premiere.


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It can take a short while for all the future shows to be flagged.
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Posted 03 October 2007 - 09:35 AM

TNA blows the WWE out of the water now anyway!!:)


Tell that to the ratings... :grin:

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Posted 03 October 2007 - 10:31 AM

I havent watched anything on USA for atleast 8 years. Today was the 1st time. Im very pleased they arent partaking in the STRETCHOVISION most of us have come to hate. As much as I dislike the fast and the furious movies I will check it out as its the only HD title coming on this early.
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Posted 03 October 2007 - 11:06 AM

I noticed that USA has reruns of Friday Night Lights, Chuck and 2 eps of Life on Saturday afternoon, and yet only Life has the HD icon. Should it be assumed that all 3 will be in hd. Ive missed the first eps of Chuck and it'd be nice to catchup in HD.

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Posted 03 October 2007 - 11:16 AM

Monk, Psych, and The 4400 should be back in January. And until then, there's always the repeats.

Thank you, USA Network, for no stretch-o-vision.

I don't know about the others, but the 4400 is a summer show. It just ended a few weeks ago. If it's renewed, I wouldn't expect it till June or July.
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Posted 03 October 2007 - 11:19 AM

I noticed that USA has reruns of Friday Night Lights, Chuck and 2 eps of Life on Saturday afternoon, and yet only Life has the HD icon. Should it be assumed that all 3 will be in hd. Ive missed the first eps of Chuck and it'd be nice to catchup in HD.

That's very good news for 3 way conflicts. Would have been nice to know that this Monday when I was watching MNF, which I only watch if either of my two teams are playing, and Chuck and Everybody Hates Chris are on at the same time.
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Posted 03 October 2007 - 11:29 AM

Oh man, I thought Golf would be on USA too. :(

More HD golf = Better

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Posted 03 October 2007 - 11:38 AM

Oh man, I thought Golf would be on USA too. :(

More HD golf = Better


Golf Channel got the weekday coverage now. Golf Channel is sharing the HD channel with Versus that was launched last week. However, last week's game doesn't appear to be shot in HD. In fact, I haven't found any program on it that was shot in HD. I certainly hope this gets better and we start to see some true HD programs.

Golf in HD makes a lot more difference than other sports. I can't see the ball, otherwise.

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Posted 03 October 2007 - 11:49 AM

It can take a short while for all the future shows to be flagged.


I was thinking that might be the case so I'll check tonight or tomorrow.

I just want to make sure it's covered since Thursday is one of my bowling nights.


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Posted 03 October 2007 - 01:14 PM

This is what I want to see!


Wouldn't WWE have to use HD cameras? I don't think they do currently??


Edit: Had I read further down.....you guys were on this......
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