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    Wednesday
    May242017

    Dick's Gadget Warehouse & How to Submit Your Viewer Video.

    This week's viewer video is a bit different. The suggestion was sent in by a viewer with a link to a video he didn't shoot. However, it's such a unique or maybe even 'wacky' idea, I thought fans would get a kick out of it. I'm not sure this would really be a long term solution as a boating motor, but see for yourself. Here's the email:

    I just ran across this a few minute ago, thought you guys may like this for you show.

    When I saw this I thought of you Dick.

    I think its a real product. I did not do a lot of research on this.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CZQlkFjfIHM

    Brian Court

    See or hear this show: www.gizwiz.tv/episode/1624

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    We’re looking for more Viewer Videos!

     

    We’d love to include your video in an upcoming Giz Wiz Show, so here's what we're looking for! Your home shot video – 2 to 3 minutes long, in any of the following categories:

     

    I bought a piece of crap: Did you buy something you ended up hating? We won't get you a refund, but we might be able to give a platform to vent your disappointment. Remember, "family friendly" language applies.

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    I invented this! Did you invent something? (Or did a friend or relative invent something.) We can't market it for you, but we can help get the word out. Show us what it is, and how it works. Even if it's a prototype, you can get our (and the audience) reactions. No professional ads please.

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    My Gadget Warehouse: Okay, so you don't have a warehouse. It doesn't matter. Just tell us about your favorite old gadget(s). When and where you bought it, and why you're still hanging on to it.

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    My Favorite Gadget (favorite old, or favorite new): Show us what it is, tell us what it does and why you love, or loved it! It can be a new gadget you just bought too.

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    Post them on YouTube and send us the link! We'll do the rest. (Or possibly nothing, but that's unlikely.) Remember, videos should be just 2 to 3 minutes long! Low production value is fine, but we should be able to hear you and see you! If we select and show your video on The Giz Wiz you’ll a tiny amount of fame (hopefully), an autographed MAD magazine and a 35-year-old Alfred E. Neuman picture. So that's one more (so-so) reason to send in your video!

    IMPORTANT: We'll just shower you with praise for your video if you live outside the US or Canada since we can't afford to send stuff outside of those two places. (Thanks for understanding.)

     

    All show submissions go to mail@gizwiz.tv

     

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    Letter of the week:

     

    From: steve c    Subject: Incombustible Hoverboard! 

    I know everyone is probably tired of hearing about Hoverboards by now but Frys has one made by Swagtron they claim is Incombustible and Fire Retardant! You should review this, it's also got LED's and Bluetooth with built in speakers, everything you guys like!

     

    http://www.frys.com/product/9149978

     

    Steve C 

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