If, like me, you had a TiVo with lifetime service, which you regretfully bid farewell when you upgraded to HDTV, apparently you can now transfer your lifetime membership to a new HD DVR (though not the ultra-fancy Series 3.) I do love me some TiVo, so I'm thinking about it. For those who don't know, TiVo is to the DVR you rent from your cable company what my recordings of Leonard Bernstein conducting the Vienna Philharmonic through Beethoven's symphonies, are to the Muzak Beethoven's Fifth broadcast over the PA of your local supermarket.

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