[mythtv-users] US Broadcasting bastards

The GUIGuy linux at finalfiler.com
Thu Feb 25 17:15:47 UTC 2010

Greg Oliver wrote:
> I know the US TV broadcasters try anything they can to make it
> extremely difficult for us to timeshift broadcasts / skip watching
> their ads nowadays, and the one that really made me mad with directv
> was the 2 minute late ending shows.  Their DVRs had no easy way to
> stop the recording 2 minutes early, or start one 2 minutes late.  I am
> sure they are in cahoots with the broadcasters on this one somehow :)

Pure Luxury, as they'd say in Monty Python.

Down here late starts and finishes can be anywhere between 10 minutes to 
an hour!!

The GuiGuy

  /  Oz  \

They are not a nation of snobs like the English or of extravagant 
boasters like the Americans or of reckless profligates like the French, 
they are simply a nation of drunkards
(Marcus Clark - Englishman)

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