[LMB] OT: TV current and future

Louann Miller domelouann at gmail.com
Mon Apr 6 16:36:53 BST 2020


This is the kind of situation that motivates a lot of video pirates.
Doesn't make them right but it does explain a lot.

On Mon, Apr 6, 2020, 8:41 AM WILLIAM A WENRICH <wawenri at msn.com> wrote:

> We’ve seen rapid changes in television over the last few years. I’m not
> talking about enormous screen and high definition but how television is
> delivered and paid for.
> I was one of the very few people who got most of his TV as broadcast and I
> still get a lot that way. However, I’ve subscribed to three streaming
> services and get about half or more through them. I’ve noticed that more
> and more content is through the producer’s own service that requires its
> own fee.
> I currently use Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and Disney+. I’m resisting
> subscribing to any others. I only went with Hulu and Disney+ because I
> wanted to watch The Orville and it was a package deal. (I got Amazon
> because my granddaughters wanted to watch Dora.)
> Something that you got for the price of watching commercials is becoming
> something you have to buy from many different sources and still get
> commercials.
> I won’t be watching Picard.
>
> Christian, husband, father, granddaddy, son, American. Here I stand. I can
> do no other. God help me.
> William A Wenrich
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