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Mark Atwood
fallenpegasus
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Am I the only one who, after having a PVR (TiVo/ReplayTV/Moxi) for long enough, wishes that car radios had prerecord/pause/skip/backskip as well?

I was listening to KING FM my the drive to work, and something the announcer said caught my attention, and I instinctively mentally "reached" for the "skip back 5 seconds" button.

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From: pir Date: May 12th, 2004 04:21 pm (UTC) (Link)
I've tried to do that with reality (I don't listen to the radio) when something went by too quickly...
dhole From: dhole Date: May 12th, 2004 05:32 pm (UTC) (Link)
There's a gesture that I find myself doing -- it's a sort of clawing at the air -- when I try to grep whilst reading a book.
zonereyrie From: zonereyrie Date: May 13th, 2004 12:20 am (UTC) (Link)
I do it - with radio, movies, when I'm watching TV away from my TiVos... And sometimes with reality, especially when I'm really tired.

Some years back, after a marathon session at work, I went to a mall to do some xmas shopping and I started thinking about what to grep the mall with to find what I was looking for.

BTW, did you get your RTV reimaged OK?
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