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    WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    While channel 5 has always been the absolute worst broadcaster for picture quality, tonight's game broadcast takes the cake. Seriously, ESPN360 streams ten times better over the internet than ABC 5 can deliver over the air. This is like watching the entire game recorded on a cell phone.

    Granted, I'm picky, but I think my parent's have a VHS camcorder from the early 90's that would probably create a better picture than this crap.


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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    Yeah, wtf is up with this crap? Is this not the day and age of HDTV?



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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    I agree. I think my Canon point and shoot could match, if not outperform, this video quality.


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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    And yes, I know something is better than nothing and we should all support WOI for even broadcasting the games, but come on. At what point does a station feel embarrassed for the product they put out?


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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    Its just as bad ad WB23 and their UNI games or FOx, whomever it is.


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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    can i see a picture of what the game looks like?



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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    As frustrating as it is when someone who is not hitting shots keeps shooting, I also hate it when an open guy (JVB) misses a shot and then is wide open on the next trip and doesn't shoot.

    Whoops, wrong thread...


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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    Quote Originally Posted by huntt26 View Post
    can i see a picture of what the game looks like?
    I don't have a tuner on the computer at the moment but just picture what your grade school games looked like on VHS and it would be pretty much on par with WOI lately.


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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    Quote Originally Posted by huntt26 View Post
    can i see a picture of what the game looks like?
    Cake your TV screen in vaseline, and you'll get a pretty good idea.


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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    Quote Originally Posted by Jeremy View Post
    And yes, I know something is better than nothing and we should all support WOI for even broadcasting the games, but come on. At what point does a station feel embarrassed for the product they put out?

    WOI is like a fat girl wearing biking shorts. You just keep looking at them and think to yourself "WTF, can't you see what you look like?".



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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    Quote Originally Posted by AirWalke View Post
    Cake your TV screen in vaseline, and you'll get a pretty good idea.
    haha ok, i'll go grab the lube



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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    Quote Originally Posted by dmclone View Post
    WOI is like a fat girl wearing biking shorts. You just keep looking at them and think to yourself "WTF, can't you see what you look like?".
    I agree, but I would raise the stakes and say they're like the fat girl wearing a thong


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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    Fox's feed is worse for UNI game, but 5's has always been ****



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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    WOI has always been like a local access channel in their quality.


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    Re: WOI ABC 5 = FAIL

    For those of you with Dish Network, the game is also on channel 452 (Altitude, I think). Picture still isn't amazing, but I think it is a little better (could just be my eyes though ;) )


    Last edited by spk123; 02-18-2009 at 07:35 PM. Reason: Sorry, got dyslexic with putting 425 instead of 452. Fixed now.

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