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Oliver Scrapple Level: 132 Posts: 3399/5007 EXP: 26730790 For next: 401214 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 1055 days Last activity: 1049 days # 1 Posted on 16.3.09 1108.21 Reposted on: 16.3.16 1110.14 Sci-Fi changing it's name...to Syfy? (nytimes.com) Much like the Spike logo change, or the American OLN changing names to Versus...probably won't do anything to their ratings...or will it? Promote this thread!
Mr Heel II Lap cheong Level: 80 Posts: 1034/1556 EXP: 4677174 For next: 105815 Since: 25.2.02 Since last post: 143 days Last activity: 10 days # 2 Posted on 16.3.09 1158.57 Reposted on: 16.3.16 1159.01 Link to story that doesn't require registration (c-net) Apparently it's so they can own a trademark. Not impressed.
Oliver Scrapple Level: 132 Posts: 3400/5007 EXP: 26730790 For next: 401214 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 1055 days Last activity: 1049 days # 3 Posted on 16.3.09 2005.02 Reposted on: 16.3.16 2005.04 That's weird; I don't have to register to view the nytimes.com link.
emma Cherries > Peaches Level: 91 Posts: 1583/2109 EXP: 7280183 For next: 188758 Since: 1.8.02 From: Phoenix-ish Since last post: 16 days Last activity: 3 days # 4 Posted on 17.3.09 0134.20 Reposted on: 17.3.16 0136.20 Is that Syfy-sounds-like-sissy ? That's well thought through.
KJames199 Scrapple Moderator Level: 126 Posts: 1164/4448 EXP: 22756042 For next: 328125 Since: 10.12.01 From: #yqr Since last post: 9 days Last activity: 8 hours # 5 Posted on 17.3.09 1007.40 Reposted on: 17.3.16 1008.34 It looks like it's a nickname for a venereal disease. I shoulda wrapped it but I was too drunk and now I'm on antibiotics because of a bad case of the syfy.
wmatistic Andouille Level: 91 Posts: 1579/2190 EXP: 7319256 For next: 149685 Since: 2.2.04 From: Austin, TX Since last post: 302 days Last activity: 186 days
AIM: # 6 Posted on 17.3.09 1147.44 Reposted on: 17.3.16 1150.11 Originally posted by KJames199 It looks like it's a nickname for a venereal disease. I shoulda wrapped it but I was too drunk and now I'm on antibiotics because of a bad case of the syfy. Well in Poland that's exactly what it does mean.
Alessandro Lap cheong Level: 84 Posts: 1390/1739 EXP: 5552021 For next: 109955 Since: 2.1.02 From: Worcester MA Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 1 day # 7 Posted on 17.3.09 1201.22 Reposted on: 17.3.16 1203.16 Every story I've seen emphasizes that the name change will reflect the "broader" appeal of the channel's programming, which goes beyond simply science fiction ... They never mention the fact that ECW wrestling gives them their highest ratings, though (shocking!).
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