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Here's the scene. You and your date decide to go camping for the weekend. You find a nice secluded spot and set up your tent, make a meal by campfire, and then kick back with your honey... just in time to watch Fear Factor. You start up the generator and pull out your Dish Tailgater. How romantic.
OK, we admit there probably are less contrived scenarios where you'd want access to satellite TV, and for those times, the Tailgater is just the ticket. The motorized antenna will hone in on the Dish network and let you enjoy some TV anywhere you go. Priced at $499, it's a small price to pay for TV addicts.
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