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Windows 7: HTPC vs DVR or Tivo

03 Jul 2009   #11


Or the NBA Playoffs / Finals *and* NHL Playoffs / Finals....

Or Wimbledon, Golf, X-Games and figure skating ....

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03 Jul 2009   #12

Windows 7 Rc Build 7264 x86, Ubuntu

Oh, and NASCAR, Bowling, Cricket, and lets not forget Polka Dancing . . . . ok, on second thought .
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03 Jul 2009   #13


Yah, Cricket??? What were you thinking?

(I'm Indian, I'm allowed to say that...with a straight face....)
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