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Oliver Scrapple Level: 133 Posts: 3399/5007 EXP: 27361585 For next: 491155 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 1327 days Last activity: 1320 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: 81 Posts: 1034/1557 EXP: 4790009 For next: 202861 Since: 25.2.02 Since last post: 227 days Last activity: 19 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: 133 Posts: 3400/5007 EXP: 27361585 For next: 491155 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 1327 days Last activity: 1320 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: 92 Posts: 1583/2124 EXP: 7532908 For next: 224059 Since: 1.8.02 From: Phoenix-ish Since last post: 9 days Last activity: 18 hours # 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: 128 Posts: 1164/4573 EXP: 24263733 For next: 118033 Since: 10.12.01 From: #yqr Since last post: 1 hour Last activity: 38 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: 92 Posts: 1579/2190 EXP: 7511766 For next: 245201 Since: 2.2.04 From: Austin, TX Since last post: 574 days Last activity: 458 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: 85 Posts: 1390/1743 EXP: 5698907 For next: 199657 Since: 2.1.02 From: Worcester MA Since last post: 4 hours Last activity: 2 hours # 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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