Today, Netflix announces a streaming only plan for $7.99 per month. Consequentially, the cost other plans appear to be increasing by a dollar or so, depending on your plan. The plan announcement arrives on the heels of the recently announced Hulu Plus, which came out of the preview period earlier this week, also $7.99. Looks like a little healthy competition here, giving consumers more choice beyond cable and satellite. Score!
Well we did it. We predicted the deaths of shows before we even saw them. Dumb? Maybe. Fun? Definitely. So here is the deal, I have published our spreadsheet on line and also have a link as a PDF. Play along, keep track, ignore it, whatever floats your boat. We’ve got a bet running on it though, and the winner gets a trip to the Bikini Car Wash on the two losers. Yes that’s a real thing, yes it’s as pathetic as it sounds. Without further ado:
The Death Watch (the webpage)
The Death Watch (pdf)