If you have an HDTV, I hope you can pull in your HD channels with an antenna. Otherwise, why have an HDTV? You can't get HD channels over cable, with the basic package. I have and like Netflix (blu ray membership), but I don't want it to be about all I have to watch. Good luck!
1080p Samsung HL61A750 LED DLP / Onkyo TX-SR805 receiver
Oppo BDP-83 / Polk Audio LSi9 fronts / Polk Audio LSiC center
Sony SS-MB100H rears / SVS PC12-NSD / Pioneer PL-514 TT