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Oliver Scrapple Level: 132 Posts: 3399/5007 EXP: 26949885 For next: 182119 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 1148 days Last activity: 1142 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: 1034/1557 EXP: 4719303 For next: 63686 Since: 25.2.02 Since last post: 49 days Last activity: 45 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: 26949885 For next: 182119 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 1148 days Last activity: 1142 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: 1583/2114 EXP: 7366417 For next: 102524 Since: 1.8.02 From: Phoenix-ish Since last post: 4 days Last activity: 1 day # 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: 127 Posts: 1164/4497 EXP: 23316547 For next: 410084 Since: 10.12.01 From: #yqr Since last post: 4 days Last activity: 2 min. # 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: 7386178 For next: 82763 Since: 2.2.04 From: Austin, TX Since last post: 396 days Last activity: 280 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: 1390/1741 EXP: 5605877 For next: 56099 Since: 2.1.02 From: Worcester MA Since last post: 17 days Last activity: 10 days # 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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