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    Default If a favourite movie that you own is on TV...

    Do you watch it?

    Or do you think it's lame to watch a movie with ad breaks that you can easily watch on DVD?

    I'm watching Mean Girls tonight on TV even though I can watch it any time on DVD (and I've seen it numerous times).

    I actually don't mind ad breaks, they allow time for drink/toilet breaks

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    I do the same thing. My DP thinks I'm odd because I watch something on tv that we own on dvd


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    I'm watching mean girls too and own it. Thankfully DH is at work and not here to comment

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    Quote Originally Posted by Luna Lovegood View Post
    I'm watching mean girls too and own it. Thankfully DH is at work and not here to comment
    Yeah, my DH is at work too! He thinks I'm weird

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    I do it all the time. Good for toilets breaks as someone has said.

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    DH records shows that he owns in DVD to watch!

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    Quote Originally Posted by moongazer View Post
    DH records shows that he owns in DVD to watch!
    Ok that IS kind of nuts, lol. We occasionally watch something that we've already got, or it inspires us to get the DVD out and watch that instead.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Keerah View Post
    I do the same thing. My DP thinks I'm odd because I watch something on tv that we own on dvd


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    Mine too, I love watching them when on tv the breaks give me time to pee, get a drink or more snacks

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    Quote Originally Posted by Degrassi View Post
    Yeah, my DH is at work too! He thinks I'm weird
    My DH is not aware it's on, or of he is he has not said anything. He usually complains a lot about Mean Girls...Earlier he told me he was going to be late tonight and I didn't think before I spoke and exclaimed 'Oh great!'...

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    Well, I'm from that generation that had about 5 TV channels and video cassette players if you were lucky, so I'm still of the mentality that any movie on TV is special! So yes, I prefer to watch movies on TV than actual DVD's...


 

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