Poll - Sampling Anime

What is your favorite way to sample anime before buying?

Watch fansubs 2044 (58.8%)
I don't sample anime, I base my purchases on reviews 372 (10.7%)
Watch it on TV 277 (8.0%)
Rent it online 203 (5.8%)
I don't sample anime, I make blind purchases 147 (4.2%)
Watch it at an anime club or convention 106 (3.0%)
I don't buy anime 94 (2.7%)
Watch a friend's copy 91 (2.6%)
Rent it from a brick and mortar rental store 68 (2.0%)
I don't sample anime, I buy what people recommend to me 65 (1.9%)
Buy it and return it if it's no good 11 (0.3%)

Total number of votes: 3478