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Hawkgirl
06-12-2012, 06:30 PM
The hot summer is here which means, I hibernate, a lot. Unless I am at the beach or pool, I usually stay indoors in air conditioned comfort. Direct TV gave us a few free days of HBO last weekend and giving us Showtime next weekend. I really wanted to like True Blood, but didn't. I'll see what Showtime has to offer. With Direct TV you get Cinemax with HBO and The Movie Channel with Showtime.
I watched Dexter in the past, it was OK. I liked the Sopranos from years ago, but haven't gotten into any other of their original series.

Any thoughts?

Rockntractor
06-12-2012, 07:08 PM
How about a boyfriend?

Chuck58
06-12-2012, 07:20 PM
We've got DISH and HBO and Cinemax and the wife insisted on Starz. So, we've got 16 or 17 movie channels plus Encore. And, here I am online which says a lot about the selection.

Hollywood puts out over 200 movies a year. I think the number is closer to 250. Where are they? Really, with all those movie channels, I see nothing but, basically, rerun after rerun of old movies made years ago.

I can't get into the HBO series stuff since the Sopranos. Other than HBO Boxing, I seldom bother with any of the movie channels. Really, other than watching a couple of hours of the Fox News in the morning and our local news from 4 to 5PM, I seldom bother with TV.

Hawkgirl
06-12-2012, 07:47 PM
How about a boyfriend?


:rotfl:

No thanks!!

Rockntractor
06-12-2012, 08:07 PM
:rotfl:

No thanks!!

I was going to hook you up with Apache, he's kinda scrawny but he could mow the lawn too.http://www.picgifs.com/smileys/smileys-and-emoticons/confused/smileys-confused-731584.gif (http://www.picgifs.com/smileys/)

Hawkgirl
06-12-2012, 08:35 PM
I was going to hook you up with Apache, he's kinda scrawny but he could mow the lawn too.http://www.picgifs.com/smileys/smileys-and-emoticons/confused/smileys-confused-731584.gif (http://www.picgifs.com/smileys/)

My HOA takes care of that...:cool:

Rockntractor
06-12-2012, 08:39 PM
My HOA takes care of that...:cool:

He could trim the hedges too.http://planetsmilies.net/confused-smiley-17428.gif (http://planetsmilies.net)

Hawkgirl
06-12-2012, 08:48 PM
He could trim the hedges too.http://planetsmilies.net/confused-smiley-17428.gif (http://planetsmilies.net)


If he looks like this then yeh...


http://i45.tinypic.com/1yvm6f.jpg

Madisonian
06-12-2012, 08:49 PM
The hot summer is here which means, I hibernate, a lot. Unless I am at the beach or pool, I usually stay indoors in air conditioned comfort. Direct TV gave us a few free days of HBO last weekend and giving us Showtime next weekend. I really wanted to like True Blood, but didn't. I'll see what Showtime has to offer. With Direct TV you get Cinemax with HBO and The Movie Channel with Showtime.
I watched Dexter in the past, it was OK. I liked the Sopranos from years ago, but haven't gotten into any other of their original series.

Any thoughts?

Netflix or other streaming video on demand service.

Janice
06-12-2012, 09:50 PM
Ive also enjoyed the Sopranos and Dexter. A few series Ive been watching lately are The Killing, (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1637727/) Castle (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1219024/) and Cold Case (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0368479/). But I dont know if they will show on those stations because I dont watch TV. Luv my internet. :cool:

Apache
06-12-2012, 10:40 PM
If he looks like this then yeh...


http://i45.tinypic.com/1yvm6f.jpg

I hope you're looking at the machine...:biggrin-new:

Retread
06-12-2012, 10:41 PM
neither - enjoy the outdoors and family.

noonwitch
06-13-2012, 04:27 PM
I'm partial to HBO. I love some of their series, like True Blood and Game of Thrones. I also like some of the documentaries they make, and I think they have the best selection of new movies.

I've seen Weeds before at one of my friend's house. It's kind of funny, but I don't know all the characters and I can only afford one premium channel, so I'm sticking with HBO.

Hawkgirl
06-13-2012, 06:45 PM
I'm partial to HBO. I love some of their series, like True Blood and Game of Thrones. I also like some of the documentaries they make, and I think they have the best selection of new movies.

I've seen Weeds before at one of my friend's house. It's kind of funny, but I don't know all the characters and I can only afford one premium channel, so I'm sticking with HBO.

I really wanted to like True Blood, mainly because one of my favorite actors, Chris Meloni :love:will be in it this series. I don't know the characters and it's in it's 5th season, so I really didn't know what was going on, besides the obvious.

Gina
06-13-2012, 07:37 PM
neither - enjoy the outdoors and family.

Ditto!

RobJohnson
06-14-2012, 12:38 AM
How about a boyfriend?

Did you just mention my name? :evil-grin:

RobJohnson
06-14-2012, 12:50 AM
The hot summer is here which means, I hibernate, a lot. Unless I am at the beach or pool, I usually stay indoors in air conditioned comfort. Direct TV gave us a few free days of HBO last weekend and giving us Showtime next weekend. I really wanted to like True Blood, but didn't. I'll see what Showtime has to offer. With Direct TV you get Cinemax with HBO and The Movie Channel with Showtime.
I watched Dexter in the past, it was OK. I liked the Sopranos from years ago, but haven't gotten into any other of their original series.

Any thoughts?

I had Saturday off work and noticed HBO was still showing Weekend at Bernies and other movies from years ago....I think Netflix with online streaming might be better...some of the mini series I have heard good things about but I was not too impressed with my free day of extra channels. Maybe Showtime will be better.

When I really want to see a movie I use Redbox. I will use it a few times then go months before I rent again. It's hard to beat $1.25 for a one night rental. I think I have rented six movies this year. My town has no movie theatre unless you make the round trip to Las Vegas. I just have given up on trying to find a drama free relationship in this town....so I don't see many movies in Vegas...

One of my managers will make the drive in ALONE without his wife and kids to see a movie on his day off...but he is kinda weird. lol

RobJohnson
06-14-2012, 12:53 AM
neither - enjoy the outdoors and family.

Family can be enjoyed inside.

Sometimes you just need to unwind inside away from others.

I deal with people all week......

I also live in the middle of the Mojave desert...think "Death Valley"