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    Life sucks ...

    Yes, we are bad this year. Yes, we will get creamed by OSU. Yes, I have dishnetwork. Yes, I have ESPN full court. Yes, the game is on.

    But I can't watch it because we are having a winter snow storm here and the dish is out. Yes, I was outside throwing snowballs at the freaking dish trying to knock the snow off of it. Yes, I hit the dish a few times but it's hard to get at (good for asthetics but bad for throwing at it). Yes, it's only 6 inches of heavy wet snow and the dish should be working but its not. Life sucks.



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    Re: Life sucks ...

    When you're able to clean the dish off, spray some pam on it. Do that once or twice each winter. That will help a ton.

    I do that and we never have snow issues on our dish. :)


    Last edited by ISUFan22; 12-19-2006 at 07:48 PM. Reason: Corrected a foolish error

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    Re: Life sucks ...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    When you're able to clean the dish off, spray some spam on it. Do that once or twice each winter. That will help a ton.

    I do that and we never have snow issues on our dish. :)

    Synthetic ham helps a dish get better reception? Would Oscar Meyer Bologna help if that is all I have?



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    Re: Life sucks ...

    are you referring to spam or pam? i have never heard of spraying spam.



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    Re: Life sucks ...

    pam = snow falls off due to change in friction,
    Bologna = the racoons knock it off as they eat it

    am I close?



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    Re: Life sucks ...

    Man plans, God laughs.



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    Re: Life sucks ...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    When you're able to clean the dish off, spray some spam on it. Do that once or twice each winter. That will help a ton.

    I do that and we never have snow issues on our dish. :)
    Okay I wiped the spam all over my dish but I still am not getting good reception? Should I call Hormel or what?



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    Re: Life sucks ...

    Quote Originally Posted by ajjohnson View Post
    Okay I wiped the spam all over my dish but I still am not getting good reception? Should I call Hormel or what?
    Hope your neighbors weren't watching...



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    Re: Life sucks ...

    Eeek...sorry guys...I was on the phone and posting at the same time.

    I meant to say...spray PAM on the dish. It honestly works.



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    Re: Life sucks ...

    Thanks for the reply guys. Made me laugh even though I am out the game. There is another guy who posts here called LoboClone. Wonder if his dish is working ... maybe he had his spam filter installed properly.

    Anyone got a link for internet audio?



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    Re: Life sucks ...

    Yes, I am sick and tired of watching Dook play on ESPN

    What the hell...ESPN 2 is carrying the Poinsetta bowl? OMFG



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    Re: Life sucks ...

    Now I have use for my SPAM in a can.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

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    Re: Life sucks ...

    I just saw this thread and it is pure GOLD.

    It deserves a nomination for "Thread of the Year".

    Best post in this thread:
    Quote Originally Posted by crash_zone View Post
    pam = snow falls off due to change in friction,
    Bologna = the racoons knock it off as they eat it

    am I close?
    I'm still laughing...



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    Re: Life sucks ...

    Can't we let this thing die? lol



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    Re: Life sucks ...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    Can't we let this thing die? lol
    By posting it you are just bumping it to the top again.

    (Just like I did right now)



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