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Are you lazy if you add movies to your Netflix Instant list when you own the DVD?


#1 Haggar   Mayor of Metro City CAGiversary!   1332 Posts   Joined 10.6 Years Ago  

Posted 02 November 2009 - 03:38 PM

I do this all the time. I'd have to get off the couch to get the DVD, then open it, then put it in the 360, then take it out again and put it back later.

Friends are always like "don't you own this on DVD?" and I'm all like "whatever, conformist".

But seriously, I find myself doing this all the time. I can't be the only person this lazy.

#2 irideabike   no show CAGiversary!   6015 Posts   Joined 6.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 November 2009 - 03:42 PM

I don't even get to the point of adding it to my instant list, I just stare at a blank screen.

#3 masked lemon   is high as a kite. CAGiversary!   1307 Posts   Joined 8.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 November 2009 - 03:47 PM

Yes, you are a lazy Fuck.
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#4 Predator Ranger   Admiral Awesome CAGiversary!   2629 Posts   Joined 10.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 November 2009 - 05:20 PM

Is this Cheapy's secret account? Because that totally sounds like something he'd do.
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#5 Maklershed   Feed me a stray cat CAGiversary!   34086 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  

Posted 02 November 2009 - 05:26 PM

No - you're a go getter.

(I dvr movies I own all the time :oops:)

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#6 dmaul1114   Banned Banned   24688 Posts   Joined 10.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 November 2009 - 05:43 PM

Definitely lazy. I stick with the DVDs/Blu rays. Look better (unless the stream is in HD and I only own the DVD) and no worry about buffering etc.

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#7 hiccupleftovers   Worst Poster on CAG CAGiversary!   18058 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 November 2009 - 06:10 PM

Definitely lazy. I stick with the DVDs/Blu rays. Look better (unless the stream is in HD and I only own the DVD) and no worry about buffering etc.


I get roughly/pretty much DVD quality from the streams. I don't have buffer issues either and I run off of wireless. To the OP, though, occasionally. I reason it to channel surfing and finding a movie you love and have seen a 100 times, but still stay to watch. Sometimes I'm just not sure where I put the DVD.

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#8 dmaul1114   Banned Banned   24688 Posts   Joined 10.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 November 2009 - 06:14 PM

I usually don't have buffer issues (have 12 MBPS internet) and the picture quality is usually very good as well. But every once in a while I have issues where I only get 1 or 2 bars even though my internet speed is fine when I check it when having problems.

Don't get me wrong, I love the instant watch. But I'd rather watch the disc if I have it. Problem free, not putting more wear and tear on the 360, and much quiter since my 360's fan is pretty damn loud.

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#9 Brownjohn   BAMF CAGiversary!   1986 Posts   Joined 5.6 Years Ago  

Posted 02 November 2009 - 06:20 PM

If your 360 is your only DVD player, I definitely understand. The 360 drive is pretty loud. If you're lazy, than so am I because I would do the same thing.
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#10 OnyxPrimal   Chocolate Goodness CAGiversary!   2066 Posts   Joined 11.2 Years Ago  

Posted 02 November 2009 - 07:00 PM

No - you're a go getter.

(I dvr movies I own all the time :oops:)



When did my wife make an account? :)

#11 Purple Flames   MC Sucka DJ CAGiversary!   5628 Posts   Joined 9.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 November 2009 - 07:38 PM

I take it you also piss your pants to save yourself the trip to the bathroom as well?

#12 fart_bubble   A fart that says "Ni" CAGiversary!   9803 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 November 2009 - 08:02 PM

I do

(I dvr movies I own all the time :oops:)


also do this. I've had Tetsuo on my dvr box for the last 3 years even though I own a couple copies of the movie
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#13 porieux   Brutal CAGiversary!   2173 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

Posted 02 November 2009 - 08:06 PM

I prefer the term 'efficient'.

#14 lokizz   Go $$$$ Yourself CAGiversary!   10104 Posts   Joined 9.0 Years Ago  

Posted 02 November 2009 - 08:47 PM

Is this Cheapy's secret account? Because that totally sounds like something he'd do.



nah if it was cheapys hed have mentioned how he taught tai to do it for him lol.

#15 Chris Dillon   God Save The King CAGiversary!   2167 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 November 2009 - 09:15 PM

i do it but my reason is that my dvds are at home and at school so i'm really not contributing i guess.
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#16 Frogurt.man   **** CAGiversary!   609 Posts   Joined 7.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 03 November 2009 - 01:20 AM

I had the same 2 movies from Netflix for almost 3 weeks does that count?
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#17 fart_bubble   A fart that says "Ni" CAGiversary!   9803 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 03 November 2009 - 05:21 AM

I had the same 2 movies from Netflix for almost 3 weeks does that count?


I had Big Bullet for 5 months and I still have Crank 2 from when it came out
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