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  1.  As usual I am just TOO fucking stupid...

Ode to TV
by Veronica Hosking
Tuesday, August 02, 2005
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Technology that quit on me.

Sitting in the family room
All is quiet - like a tomb.
Unplugged the TV sits
After nine years, it quits.

Children run around oblivious
Not at all lascivious
For the mindless entertainment
Of an infotainment.

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Reviewed by Sherry Heim 10/30/2005
I rarely watch TV, but I do use it for exercise DVDs and movies. I have a tiny little TV in my bedroom that I turn on for noise as I fall asleep, funny how it works too, I turn it on, turn my back to it and slip right off to sleep, without it, my mind rambles through so many things it takes me quite a while to go to drift off. Nine years is a pretty good life for a TV and they just keep getting cheaper and cheaper to buy.
Take care,
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 8/4/2005
My TV is pretty quiet these days too. Nicely done, Veronica. Love and peace to you.

Reviewed by Felix Perry 8/3/2005
I too have unplugged from the TV lately but wonder with the amount of time I spend sitting here if I just traded one electronic friend for another. Good write.
Reviewed by Richard Christopher Suarez 8/2/2005

Technology can be frustration veryoften
good one!
rich criso suarez
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