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post #51 of 75
Im one those guys that got rid of a $100 cable bill for Hulu and Netflix and works great for my family. Not sure why they think they can make me go back to pay for cable/satelite after doing this for 2 years. It will never happen. Im just going to get my shows somewhere else.
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post #52 of 75
Isnt the whole point of hulu is to replace cable tv?
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Isnt the whole point of hulu is to replace cable tv?

And then cable tv to replace hulu.

Bait and switch via force.
    
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post #54 of 75
April fools was last month. I can't believe this is serious, I don't use Hulu, but this is a massive step backwards for them.
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Hulu will ultimately fail because of this move imo. Then Big Media will play it off as piracy and then go to the govt and try to get the internet constricted citing Hulu as a failed business model.
Don't forget that Hulu is Big Media.
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post #56 of 75
Screw Hulu and their "Not available in your country" BS. This is a really dumb move the only people who use Hulu do so because they don't want to watch cable!
    
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post #57 of 75
I dont understand why Hulu would do this. It must be because Comcast owns a part of Hulu. I will definitely be canceling my hulu plus superscription if/when this happens.
    
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post #58 of 75
ive never even used Hulu lol

If its not on Youtube or my friends Netflix accoutn than I dont care to watch it lol
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post #59 of 75
i just hope this doesn't have with other streaming sites....
next stop "You tube to require Hulu subscription which requires cable subscription which requires....crap tons of wasted $$$"

i'm giving up media....gunna get some bugs and watch em run around all day
post #60 of 75
So Hulu forces people to have a cable subscription, one of the things people get Hulu to replace... So bascially they are about to turn away hordes of their existing customers while making it much less attractive to have.

Sorry, I don't pay a subscription to be allowed to pay a subscription. Actually, they are just like cable companies now.
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i'm giving up media....gunna get some bugs and watch em run around all day

I have two cats... I'm very serious when I say I watch them more than TV, several times over. Also more entertaining.
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