You don't think indoor antenna's with 50 to 200 mile range are any good. They say the have improved amplifiers for a better signal. They also have omni-directional indoor antenna's that are supposed to be good.It only helps if the amplifier is low noise which I very much doubt this cheapo bundled antenna is, and it would work MUCH better to use an outdoor antenna which wouldn't need to be amplified.
The Dish & DIRECTV Blackout: Is An Antenna For You? - The TV Answer Man!
"Pro: The Technology Is Improving
As noted earlier, in the last few years, the antenna companies have done a great job of beefing up their products, offering indoor antennas that can pick up signals as far away as 75 miles. Yes, indoor antennas. If you had a bad experience with an antenna several years ago, you might be pleasantly surprised at how far they have come."