April 4th, 2010

Veronica Mars types on a Mac

Thinking deep thoughts about the boob tube

See, I've got a large antenna on my roof, but the antenna wires have fallen off over the years -- and I can't climb on the roof to hook it up because the shingles are in such bad shape. I know what you're thinking, but I really don't think twenty bucks a month or so will make a huge difference in the cost of replacing the shingles.

Poll #1547188 TV options

Best option to keep me from pulling my hair out over television reception:

Keep messing with rabbit ear antennas and lousy digital reception for free
0(0.0%)
$19.99 per month (Dish) for 120 satellite channels (but for only one year)
8(42.1%)
cable TV (Mediacom) at around $15 for the basic basic (12 channels, if they still offer it.)
4(21.1%)
Pay thirty bucks or so for an outside digital antenna and hang it up on the side of the house -- maybe it'll help despite the trees.
2(10.5%)
SkyNet will take care of your reception problems.
5(26.3%)