who downloads stuff they have no intention if watching?
In Oz,I'm aware that many people download because they have the s#Â£%s with the pay tv and FTA stations here that play series out of order, mix different seasons, bump timeslots around and even cut scenes out of the episode so they can squeeze in a few extra commercials during popular shows, or so I've heard.
I've already stopped watching anything non-todays news, on the tv stations here, because of the above.
I've seen some eposodes of the big bang theory advertised as all new, but then turn out to be the previous season, played as recently as the week before.
A recent study showed that 10% of bittorent traffic was heading to Australia, at least for "game of thrones"