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Postby dolphinius_rex on Tue May 16, 2006 9:47 pm

A friend forwarded me this link, and I was pretty disturbed by some of what was said, so I decided to spread the word.... don't buy into Urge!!
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Postby Dartman on Tue May 16, 2006 11:10 pm

Damn! Thanks Dolph, I think thats even worse then the crap Sony tried to pull... :evil:
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Postby [buck] on Wed May 17, 2006 12:20 am

People buy music?
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Postby eliminator on Wed May 17, 2006 2:25 am

Wake up ATI :-)
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Postby smartin4 on Wed May 17, 2006 6:59 am

I would not have used this service even without knowing this, I prefer to deal with my own purchases, etc. After reading this, I wouldn;t use Urge if it was the last source of music in the free world!!

Thanks for the link Dolph.

MS/MTV/Urge--> :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil:
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Postby LoneWolf on Wed May 17, 2006 9:55 am

MTV was created by the devil; we all know that. Or if not, its evolution was guided by him. They started out innovative, and now it's just another stagnant, conglomerate whore for the media industry. I rank them with Clear Channel and others. Knowing they are a part of Urge would be enough for me to never use the service, just like I'd never use any service that Clear Channel was a part of.

P.S. Side-rant: As a result of MTV, bands must now look good on television and posters to be successful; good music isn't a requirement. :evil:
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Postby Boba_Fett on Wed May 17, 2006 7:12 pm

Ouch! Why people pay for these streaming doohickies is beyond my comprehension, but this new development seals that deal in nearly every way...
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Postby Alektron on Thu May 18, 2006 3:18 am

I hope that it's a business failure! :D
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