Here's how to take care of the digital conversion.

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  1. Star Sabre James

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    KARE: Man Shoots TV Over Converter Confusion - 2009-02-19 21:00:00 - Broadcasting & Cable

    What more can I say.
    :lolol 
     
  2. Belgrath

    Belgrath Boom! Nutshot!

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    This reminds me of the Simpsons episode where Homer turns on the TV by shooting at it.

    Wow, what a idiot :lolol 
     
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    I knew Elvis wasn't dead!
     
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    Well, you don't say. ^^
     
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    Drunk man shoots his TV because he couldn't get the converter box to work?

    :lolol 
     
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    Normally I'd feel bad because he's old but that's hilarious.
     
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    Orion_Prime48 Super Sentai Purist

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    Would've made more sense to shoot the converter box.
     
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    Then he'd never get it to work. *Sigh* Only in MY state.
     
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    He must have been a Missouruhan
     
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    Would have made more sense to shoot his wife.
     
  13. Aaron

    Aaron Master of Crystalocution Moderator Content Contributor

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    I about popped a blood vessel dealing with my dad and this transition. I had to tell him 3 or 4 times, "Since you have cable, you're fine".

    "Well then why does the news keep talking about it?"

    "Because people are stupid."
     
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    ^

    :lolol 

    I'm fortunate... my parents and I don't have to get converter boxes. But my older brother had to get one for his TV. Don't know why he bothered, seeing half the time he watches TV at our place.
     
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    :lolol  This is by far the funniest thing I've heard this year.
     
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    Well, he still can't as he needs the TV to even know if he got it working.
     
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    soo proud to be a Missourian right now *hangs head*
     
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    Between that and the massive jailbreak today....
     
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