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Old 19-09-2016, 12:10   #41
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I'd rather watch 1 episode of Top Gear than have to watch any of the bloody Olympics or Tennis, or Golf (etc etc)

We all have our own preferences.
If you don't like something, don't watch it
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Old 19-09-2016, 12:53   #42
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Members of an online forum are very different to the general public. There is no way illegal downloads of this show will exceed legitimate views. Amazon don't disclose numbers but they have pretty high membership of Prime in Europe and US.

People who download illegal TV is still a minority, and for TV & films it tends to be kids etc who would never pay for the legal content anyway whether that's a TV licence or subscription or one off purchase.
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Old 19-09-2016, 14:00   #43
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I think you might be surprised how many people will download this illegally all over the world. It will be well into the millions.
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Old 19-09-2016, 14:22   #44
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Yet you come to post in a thread about a program about cars
Life would be a bit boring if we all loved the same thing. Brings a bit of balance to the discussion.

To be fair, I've seen a few episodes and it's been good fun, but I still know nothing about, and have little interest in, cars. So it's no bother to me if I miss it.
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Old 19-09-2016, 14:53   #45
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Life would be a bit boring if we all loved the same thing. Brings a bit of balance to the discussion.
It didn't bring anything to the discussion.
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Old 19-09-2016, 15:17   #46
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It didn't bring anything to the discussion.
It brought to the discussion the fact that there will be Prime members who have the chance to watch it legally, yet won't, as it doesn't interest them. Just offering a different side to the story.

Um... sorry?
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Old 19-09-2016, 15:52   #47
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I've got Prime but I'll probably download it "illegally" so I can watch it via Kodi.
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Old 19-09-2016, 16:35   #48
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I've got Prime but I'll probably download it "illegally" so I can watch it via Kodi.
Same here
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Old 29-09-2016, 12:14   #49
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If you're an Amazon customer you can now apply for tickets for filming in Whitby on 13th and 14th October here. Sods law it's the same days I'm having new windows and doors fitted
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Old 29-09-2016, 12:20   #50
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WTF, I had to google Whitby as I have never heard of it, could they not find a more remote and far enough away from anything place?
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Old 29-09-2016, 12:26   #51
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Old 29-09-2016, 12:27   #52
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You must have heard of Whitby
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Old 29-09-2016, 12:38   #53
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Old 29-09-2016, 12:47   #54
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You must have heard of Whitby
Funnily enough I have not heard of every town in the UK, especially ones 300 miles away.
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Old 29-09-2016, 12:49   #55
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Have you heard of Dracula?
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Is that near Whitby?
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Funnily enough I have not heard of every town in the UK, especially ones 300 miles away.
I didn't realise you lived under a rock, sorry.
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No it was set in Whitby and written by Bram Stoker in Whitby. Whitby is famous for Dracula and fish and chips and I live in Kent
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I didn't realise you lived under a rock, sorry.
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Did some one say Whitby?




Now I've googled it's 'Whitbury New town Leisure Centre' not.. Whitby. You learn something new and important every day!
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