Monthly Archives: April 2005

The death of the antennae

Many people are not aware of the planned death date for free television. The date is January 1st, 2007. That is when the FCC (in the US) plans to eliminate all off-air television. I don’t know what it is in … Continue reading

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The Airport Movies

MPIX (one of The Movie Channel channels) is running the "Airport" movies, with the first one on tonight. I like "Airport", and have watched it to the point of wearing out my copy, so it’s nice to get the chance … Continue reading

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Air Raid Sirens

I heard a sound today, coming from what I assumed was a hydrolic winch, and it sounded something like an air raid siren. How times have changed. The air raid siren was a device of the World Wars, long before … Continue reading

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