Devastated Family Loses Everything They'd Saved on Their DVR

The Talbott family has suffered a tragic loss. Everything the family had saved for years, all of it disappeared in an instant. Now as The Onion reports, they set to the task of rebuilding their lives after the huge setback of a crashed DVR.

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The Onion's satire-masters once again hits hilariously close to home with this one. Digital content is almost never "irreplaceable," in fact it's pretty much the exact opposite. But when you suffer a data loss, all you can think about is the years you spent squirreling the stuff away on the slight hunch you might want to watch it again. Even though you never did. [The Onion via Digg]

DISCUSSION

Hey when you post things from the onion can you do something like [Onion] at the end of the headline (like is done with [NSFW]) because I really don't care about such articles. I see the headline and expect a video with a bunch of dumbasses complaining about their lost DVR and how it is ruining their lives - you know, comedic gold. This? Meh, Onion just isn't that funny.