How long is long enough with spoilers?

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How long is long enough with spoilers?
Mon, 12-23-2013 - 11:32am

With everyone bingewatching and seasons showing up on Netflix/Hulu/Amazon a year later, at what point do you expect/not expect to be spoiled?

I try so hard to block certain shows if I know I'm behind, like Sons of Anarchy. Well, I was reading EW magazine and they did a rundown of who's died this year, character wise, and sure enough they spoiled this season's finale for me. :( So now I'm not even going to bother to watch. Babyish? Probably. But I feel like it's only been a few weeks, if that (I think it was 12/10 the finale?). To me, that should have been a no-no, especially in this day and age. 

What do you all think? Are TV shows fair game immediately following the airing? How far out should a spoiler alert be used?