I have been counting down to this day for months! I’ve been sitting here for hours, watching the Olympics Opening Ceremony. For the next 16 days, I will eat, sleep, and breathe Olympic coverage.
Since the best of the Olympics is on network television, it’s especially easy to watch without paying for cable. But, I have to admit to being completely addicted to a lot of cable shows, too. I watch sports, dramas, comedies, DIY shows — Hi, my name is Heather, and I’m addicted to television.
Yet, I don’t at all regret not having cable — especially the monthly bill! I just don’t miss it. (Well, except during the NBA playoffs, which were moved to cable television a couple years ago! Not cool, NBA. Not cool.)
Here are 7 simple (and mostly free!) ways to watch TV without cable:
Tonight would have been the perfect opportunity for a viewing party! If there's a show, event or game that's a serious big deal, someone is bound to be hosting a party. I'll bring the food; you pay the cable bill! You can also catch a lot at of major events and games at bars or restaurants.
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