The only day Tivo is ironic

Discussion in 'TiVo Coffee House - TiVo Discussion' started by turbobuick86, Feb 5, 2012.

  1. turbobuick86

    turbobuick86 Member

    May 2, 2002
    Today, I fast forward through a boring football game to get to the commercials.

    Taping the game and using the "skip" after every end-of-play whistle really moves the game along. Skip was made for football. None of the boring huddle crap. :D Of course, with a room full others, you may get ejected for unsportsman like conduct.

    Hoping it's a good game too. Even though the Giants will win big.
  2. lpwcomp

    lpwcomp Well-Known Member

    May 6, 2002
    You sometimes need the "replay" button too, particularly when the offense goes "no huddle".

    And while I believe the Giants will win, I don't think either team is likely to "win big".
  3. mattack

    mattack Well-Known Member

    Apr 9, 2001
    Though I know what you mean, I'm not 100% sure I would call that ironic, since in both cases, it is "watch what you want" (one of Tivo's old advertising lines).

    Though I do think it's funny, because I do the same thing. The rest of the year, I Tivo everything to AVOID commercials (with a few exceptions, like "funniest commercials" and "best super bowl commercials" specials, though I FFed through most of the latter this year since I remembered them).
  4. steve614

    steve614 what ru lookin at?

    May 1, 2006
    Dallas, TX
    I got an e-mail from TiVo listing the top ten SB commercials watched on TiVo DVRs.

  5. aaronwt

    aaronwt UHD Addict

    Jan 31, 2002
    I watched 95% of them and only 10% of the game plus the halftime show.. The TiVo makes it nice and easy to watch the SB commericals.

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