This is the second in our series of simplelists. SimpleLists are simple, no nonsense lists of all kinds of useful things.
1. Google it first.
2. Catch streams of your favorite TV shows - start with Youtube.com, Hulu.com and see our earlier post on this.
3. Use Torrent Search Engines: sites to go - isohunt.com, torrentspy.com, bittorrent.com. Use a lightwwight Torrent software such as (mu)torrent.
4. TIOTI - Short for Tape it Off The Internet - www.tioti.com - searches torrents, streams and other formats for your favorite shows.
5. IMDB Video: This new service from good old IMDB offers full-length movies and a great selection of full-length TV episodes. http://www.imdb.com/features/video/
This simple list is not complete without your sugegstions.