Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 54,324, Level: 72
    Level completed: 19%, Points required for next Level: 1,226
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    usedcarguy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    3,738
    Points
    54,324
    Level
    72
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 29
    Given: 128

    What would YOU pay to watch your team via laptop?

    Bears fan watches NFL game on laptop, gets $28,000 phone bill.

    Link:

    Bears fan watches NFL game on laptop, gets $28,000 phone bill : Ben Patterson : Yahoo! Tech


    Walking on water is easy. Just do it in December when it's frozen.

  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 208,168, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    jbhtexas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Arlington, TX
    Posts
    11,290
    Points
    208,168
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 444
    Given: 347

    Re: What would YOU pay to watch your team via laptop?

    I knew there was a heavy price to pay for being a Bears fan, but I didn't expect it to be this bad...


    "Don't worry Boss...they can't do nothin' 'til they're through sparklin'..."

    Avatar - America's new superhero...Cenex Guy

  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 226,675, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cyclonedave25's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    15,637
    Points
    226,675
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,232
    Given: 646

    Re: What would YOU pay to watch your team via laptop?

    Well, at least he got out of paying it.

    ... and I thought my $50 texting charge was a lot..


    When Prepared, Fear No One.

  4. #4
    Chile Mac is Back!
    Points: 334,674, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 73.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    LindenCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    25,505
    Points
    334,674
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,524
    Given: 4,347

    Re: What would YOU pay to watch your team via laptop?

    That is crazy. I would think after a certain amount of charges you would get a warning or something.



  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 508,410, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 32.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    jdoggivjc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Sterling Heights, MI
    Posts
    34,698
    Points
    508,410
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,933
    Given: 1,321

    Re: What would YOU pay to watch your team via laptop?

    Quote Originally Posted by LindenCy View Post
    That is crazy. I would think after a certain amount of charges you would get a warning or something.
    If you read the Sun-Times article, AT&T TRIED to send him a warning via text message - the only problem is they sent it to the number that was associated with the data card, something incapable of receiving phone calls and incoming texts...


    Chuck Lidell: I paint my toenails with pink and black polish. Problem is, I get more paint on my toes and on the carpet than on my nails. Any advice?
    Maria Sharapova: Don't you beat up other guys for a living? I don't know how to answer this.


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBD
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • August 29, 2015
  • 06:00 PM