|Peyton Manning is the one who knocks|
Amazon Instant, which uses a pay-per-view model that allows me to pick and choose what I want to watch, without paying for dozens of channels that I’ll never watch. And it also keeps commercials out of my life, which is especially nice during an election season.
But I will admit that the transition hasn’t been entirely painless. The one area where I am missing out on is of course live sports. Not surprisingly, the NBA, NFL, MLB and NHL have been a bit slow to react to the ever-changing world and increased demand for internet streaming of live events. Unlike the UFC, these cranky old sports leagues are unwilling to acknowledge that the world has changed around them, and thus they make it incredibly difficult for someone like me to enjoy their products.