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What size television do you own to watch your sports on?

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Re: What size television do you own to watch your sports on? 

Post#41 » by Jay81 » Sat Jul 21, 2012 4:37 pm

TheKingOfVa360 wrote:
Wes_Tiny_Abe_ wrote:What size television do you own?
What kind of television do you have?
Where did you buy it online or at a retail store?



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Post#42 » by CaPtaiN eYeSaNo » Sun Jul 22, 2012 6:20 am

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Post#43 » by mohammed10 » Wed Jul 25, 2012 6:55 pm

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Post#44 » by Wes_Tiny_Abe_ » Wed Aug 8, 2012 1:14 am

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John Wall's living room television. Suprisingly very small. Since he is a video gamer I would have thought he would have a television much much much larger than that one.
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Post#45 » by Wes_Tiny_Abe_ » Wed Aug 8, 2012 1:29 am

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Gilbert Arena's set up at his old house. You can see the projector mount hanging from the ceiling and the outline on the wall where the screen was. Judging from the photos I am guessing the screen was around 120 inches. Not small but not very big either.
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Post#46 » by penbeast0 » Wed Aug 8, 2012 2:03 am

I like watching with friends so I go out to a good sports bar to watch sports today (obviously I don't watch as much as I once did) . . . heck, I haven't even hooked up the cable in my townhouse; I just get seasons of shows I never got around to seeing from the library -- finally watched Lost and starting Jericho.
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Post#47 » by Higga » Wed Aug 8, 2012 3:29 pm

Got a decent sized HD TV. Not huge, but big enough for my apartment. May upgrade though since I just got a promotion and raise at work.
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Post#48 » by montestewart » Thu Aug 9, 2012 12:47 am

Higga wrote:Got a decent sized HD TV. Not huge, but big enough for my apartment. May upgrade though since I just got a promotion and raise at work.

Yay! Send some of that good juju to Ruzious.
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Post#49 » by Wes_Tiny_Abe_ » Tue Aug 28, 2012 2:49 pm

Higga wrote:Got a decent sized HD TV. Not huge, but big enough for my apartment. May upgrade though since I just got a promotion and raise at work.


What size?
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Post#50 » by Higga » Wed Aug 29, 2012 6:09 pm

Just got a great deal
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Higga wrote:Got a decent sized HD TV. Not huge, but big enough for my apartment. May upgrade though since I just got a promotion and raise at work.


What size?


I had one around ~40 inches, but I just got a great deal on a new 50 inch 1080P HDTV for $700. Just in time for football season. 8-)
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Post#51 » by Wes_Tiny_Abe_ » Tue Oct 9, 2012 8:58 am

Higga wrote:Just got a great deal
Wes_Tiny_Abe_ wrote:
Higga wrote:Got a decent sized HD TV. Not huge, but big enough for my apartment. May upgrade though since I just got a promotion and raise at work.


What size?


I had one around ~40 inches, but I just got a great deal on a new 50 inch 1080P HDTV for $700. Just in time for football season. 8-)


Well good. :D

Dont forget to also watch the Nationals lose their playoff series in their home stadium DC unfairly seized the land for by using eminent domain.
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Post#52 » by payitforward » Tue Oct 9, 2012 1:04 pm

Wes_Tiny_Abe_ wrote:Dont forget to also watch the Nationals lose their playoff series in their home stadium DC unfairly seized the land for by using eminent domain.

Hey, if an unfair history stood in the way of everything we could do to engage the world, or even amuse ourselves, we'd all have to stay at home and read books -- printed on paper from wood that the trees didn't contribute voluntarily I can assure you.

The human species is an infestation that takes everything over and perverts it -- do you think the electrons in your TV volunteered to line up and send you an image?

Right now I'm thinking of Fred Hampton -- anyone know who he was?
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Post#53 » by Higga » Tue Oct 9, 2012 2:53 pm


Well good. :D

Dont forget to also watch the Nationals lose their playoff series in their home stadium DC unfairly seized the land for by using eminent domain.


:lol: I'm actually going to Game 3 tomorrow. Sucks that the first playoff game in D.C. in 80 years is a 1 PM game on a weekday though, have to burn a personal day to go.
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Post#54 » by Wizardspride » Tue Oct 9, 2012 5:19 pm

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Right now I'm thinking of Fred Hampton -- anyone know who he was?

Are you referring to "Black Panther" Fred Hampton?
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Post#55 » by payitforward » Tue Oct 9, 2012 5:27 pm

Yes... it's a long story and I have no idea why I mentioned him here.

I was in his apartment a few hours after the massacre. There was blood everywhere and hundreds of bullet holes in the walls. From shots in not out.
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Post#56 » by Wes_Tiny_Abe_ » Wed Oct 10, 2012 6:42 am

payitforward wrote:
Wes_Tiny_Abe_ wrote:Dont forget to also watch the Nationals lose their playoff series in their home stadium DC unfairly seized the land for by using eminent domain.

Hey, if an unfair history stood in the way of everything we could do to engage the world, or even amuse ourselves, we'd all have to stay at home and read books -- printed on paper from wood that the trees didn't contribute voluntarily I can assure you.

The human species is an infestation that takes everything over and perverts it -- do you think the electrons in your TV volunteered to line up and send you an image?

Right now I'm thinking of Fred Hampton -- anyone know who he was?


I do not own a television set. :D
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Post#57 » by Wes_Tiny_Abe_ » Wed Oct 10, 2012 6:48 am

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Well good. :D

Dont forget to also watch the Nationals lose their playoff series in their home stadium DC unfairly seized the land for by using eminent domain.


:lol: I'm actually going to Game 3 tomorrow. Sucks that the first playoff game in D.C. in 80 years is a 1 PM game on a weekday though, have to burn a personal day to go.


You know what else sucks?

Being paid only a fraction of what your property is actually worth by DC so they can rush and break ground for the new baseball stadium. :evil:
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Post#58 » by dobrojim » Fri Jan 18, 2013 8:23 pm

I'm waiting for OLED (although I may have to buy something else before then
anyway)

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