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stlhawk
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Message Posted: Feb 15, 2013 1:15:55 PM

Do you have those TV's / monitors at the gas pump that run those annoying commercials for what is sold inside at the convenience store?
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tcalve
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Message Posted: Mar 25, 2014 5:13:39 PM

Yea we have them. I don't pay attention to them other than to shake my head that the gas pump has a nicer TV than I do. But at these prices that makes sense.
lissyking
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2014 11:05:46 AM

No
Bowlerman10
Sophomore Author Fort Worth

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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2014 10:27:03 AM

They are becoming more popular in Tx. need a volum switch
mohrorless
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Message Posted: Jan 31, 2014 5:54:15 AM

no
twt
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Message Posted: Jan 22, 2014 3:41:37 AM

I've never seen one.
ricebike
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Message Posted: Jan 22, 2014 1:28:34 AM

no
jl1rp
Champion Author New Hampshire

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Message Posted: Jan 22, 2014 12:43:40 AM

seeing more of them.
rrtruck
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2014 11:28:25 PM

I've seen them but not around my town.
The_Waysiders
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2014 3:51:26 PM

I have seen a few stations in the Atlanta area with television.
charladan
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2014 3:03:53 PM

No but the audio version is just as bad. They make money in the store not at the pump. Hard to believe but true. Gas is just to entice us.
coffeerage
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2014 2:53:08 PM

Not since I moved and changed station.
chrisd552
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2014 11:22:24 AM

Only saw it one place in Illinois. Glad that was the only place...
runnerpaul
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2014 11:19:09 AM

I ignore them; they are such a pain! I would watch them if you got a 10c savings per gallon; but that's never going to happen.
redfish67
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2014 10:20:49 AM

They're a pain, I ignore them
EvPv
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2014 2:44:19 AM

Haven't seen one, but if the deal is good I'd be aware of it if I was going in.
happylilly
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2014 1:09:02 AM

waste if time
04Ram1500
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2014 12:15:59 AM

Hate them
jacksonmeow
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Message Posted: Jan 20, 2014 11:20:41 PM

seen @ a local gas station
xbAG
Champion Author California

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Message Posted: Jan 20, 2014 9:39:39 PM

No, haven't seen in this area.
central coast of CA
BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Jan 20, 2014 9:31:57 PM

Yes, I ignore them
TomB2
Champion Author St. Louis

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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2013 5:30:34 PM

Only seen them once.
Kinglemuel
Champion Author North Carolina

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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2013 5:30:25 PM

Have seen them at a couple of stations; they are annoying.
magpie2013
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2013 5:28:14 PM

We don't herein wis. that I have seen.
SpeedyGonzoMD
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2013 3:53:20 PM

Haven't seen any yet. It'll be just another annoyance.
richnc
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2013 3:50:58 PM

Quality oil in the Winston Salem has them. Will not go there anymore. Cannot stand commercials.
nourdives
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Message Posted: Dec 21, 2013 12:20:29 PM

WalMart has them.
bluenvoy
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Message Posted: Dec 21, 2013 9:51:20 AM

I don't pay attention. Other things like filling my tank take priority.
tiger9916
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Message Posted: Dec 21, 2013 9:46:54 AM

Haven't seen any yet
nichols
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Message Posted: Dec 21, 2013 9:19:14 AM

seen them, don't bother me because I pay little attention but I suppose if you were on a long trip a special might attract you
Titanic1985
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 9:02:22 AM

I haven't seen any of these in my locale.
BobFang
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 8:54:58 AM

I wouldn't call it a TV, but the LCD screen will promo something inside the store before I make my selection on the pump. I have never encountered one with audio that needed to be muted.

[Edited by: BobFang at 11/30/2013 8:55:18 AM EST]
PatAZ
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 10:41:18 AM

Some, fortunately you can mute the ones here.
_Sparty_
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 7:42:33 AM

Ha, Shell wasted millions on those things
blaman
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Message Posted: Nov 28, 2013 9:00:03 AM

Some
dassfg
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Message Posted: Nov 28, 2013 8:57:04 AM

Some stations
sheba24
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Message Posted: Nov 28, 2013 8:53:22 AM

Yes at some stations.
Madridjoe
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Message Posted: Nov 28, 2013 8:36:53 AM

mostly see those when i am traveling, very annoying
TomB2
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2013 3:25:36 PM

No
Dolfankai
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2013 3:09:35 PM

I see nothing wrong with them. Doesn't mean that I'am going to buy anything but the gas. If they want to entertain me while I pump gas, that's fine with me.
calypso93
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Message Posted: Aug 21, 2013 8:47:48 AM

Some do. I watch what I'm doing, not the ads that are running.
Maxer105
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Message Posted: Aug 21, 2013 6:13:54 AM

no
Sneakers55
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Message Posted: Aug 21, 2013 6:05:40 AM

One station here, a Phillips 66, has TVs at the pump. They seem to run a lot of ads for credit cards.
catladyNM
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Message Posted: Aug 6, 2013 10:10:42 AM

no
skydone7
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Message Posted: Jul 29, 2013 8:07:01 PM

nope
Nellyroo2013
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Message Posted: Jul 29, 2013 5:59:15 PM

No
rjb34747
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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2013 10:28:02 AM

They are annoying
OceanArcher
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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2013 10:13:19 AM

Some stations tried them here in Mississippi for a while - they've taken them out ...
dassfg
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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2013 10:10:03 AM

Yep ..... do not like the distraction
contiki
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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2013 9:26:27 AM

Never seen them in Canada.......
grim_farva
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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2013 9:17:46 AM

never seen them
05FLHRI
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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2013 9:15:26 AM

nope
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