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    Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    Already have seen Ben Stiller, Muhammad Ali, Justin Timberlake, Sheryl Crowe, Taylor Swift and others.

    Very heartwarming.


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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    God forbid a charitable cause cuts into some TV time.



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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    It was an easy choice for NBC. Only way to match the competition in the ratings... air the same thing.



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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonick182 View Post
    God forbid a charitable cause cuts into some TV time.
    whats your deal dude? did i not say i was watching it and it was heartwarming?


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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    It's a good cause, but their main immediate problem is not supplies, but the lack of infrastructure to get those supplies where they need to be. This will help to rebuild if corruption doesn't keep it from the people who need it.



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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    Quote Originally Posted by LeSchmick View Post
    Very heartwarming.
    I believe the "" got me under the impression that you have a problem with raising awareness for these people. Dont forget the added for jest. Crack a cold one and mellow out.



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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    I'm not a Taylor Swift fan, but hearing her perform an excellent Better Than Ezra b-side was pretty cool. There have been quite a few good covers. Shakira butchering The Pretenders was painful.

    It's been quite a showing by all sorts of celebrities thus far.



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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    Wow, i'm really impressed with the people they have gotten together here. Now its DMB, Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, etc etc. very very cool.


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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    It was an easy choice for NBC. Only way to match the competition in the ratings... air the same thing.
    Post of the night!!!! (waiting in anticipation for Conan's show tonight)



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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfanatic View Post
    Post of the night!!!! (waiting in anticipation for Conan's show tonight)
    I'm anxious to see how he tops he $4.8MM for Mine That Bird in a mink Snuggie watching restricted NFL Super Bowl footage.



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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    It was an easy choice for NBC. Only way to match the competition in the ratings... air the same thing.
    Just because they're airing the same thing doesn't mean people are watching their channel.



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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    Guess it just me but I feel like hanging myself after watching 2 hours of that. The music made me feel like I was at a funeral. Just because you're raising money for a tragic event like this doesn't mean that you can't rock. Hell I heard Larry King had Snoop Dog



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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    It was an easy choice for NBC. Only way to match the competition in the ratings... air the same thing.
    The President's on every channel! We're gonna miss Flipper!



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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    Commence calling me an *******, but I'm starting to get Haiti'd out... I've donated, but now I'm just ready to let my dollars go to work and go about my life.


    Ready...... Commence the lynching...



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    Re: Hope For Haiti Now on Every Major Network

    Nothing like entertainers pimping themselves out to get in on free publicity.

    Some of them actually THINK they're doing good, but this is all about keeping your image current. Agents everywhere were popping Tums, hoping "their" star gets a decent billing, in an effort to exploit other peoples' pain and suffering.

    Did you know that there actually are a small number of celebs who quietly do charity work? Harrison Ford, for instance, donates scads of time and money to do search and rescue work with his aircraft. Oh, and risks his precious hide, to boot.


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