TV from 52 years ago

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  1. MutteringJohn

    MutteringJohn Well-Known Member

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    Openings for many shows plus commercials.

     
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    Shithead Well-Known Member

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    I look back fondly when you could watch a video online without adds or promos
     
  3. MyLazyHand

    MyLazyHand Russia and France Know What to Do

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    I used to get up to change the channel.
     
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    Yeah, me too.




    Google fucked that up, but good.
     
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    Head Censor Turgid Member VIP

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    Beth can remember doing that too.


    She did get hopelessly confused though whenever her dad would ask her to adjust the rabbit ears.

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    My Dad used us kids as his channel changers.
     
  7. Dorb

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    In 1960 we had a TV with a remote but it was hard wired to the TV.
    There was a little motor connected to the channel changer and volume control.
    When u pressed the button to change the channels you could see the knob turning and clicking thru each channel.
    Ahh, the good old pre digital days. Thank god they are gone!
     
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    We were so fancy with the "furniture" console TV
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    MrWarmth UP YOURS Gold

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    Back before RCA turned into the shit tv supplier for Dollar General stores
     
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    You had the Hamms Bear their ... imagine your parents calling you in to watch a beer commercial.

     
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    I still sing the brylcreem song to my son when I comb his hair after a bath. I wonder if they still sell this stuff? I'd like "disturbingly healthy hair" ... again

     
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    we had that VERY model.
     
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    Und for zee ladies:

     
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    My grandmother worked at the RCA factory in Camden for 30+ years, she even named her dog Nipper.


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    My Mother God bless her worked for RCA for almost 30 years. They helped put a man on the Moon. Now RCA couldn't make a tv worth putting in your living room
     
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    I am pissed that every video has 30 seconds of shit at the start. Now it almost even, the commercials and the actual content. :grouch:
     
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    You May Skip Ad in 3.....2......1........
     
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    20 yrs ago we still had one-inherited from the inlaws!
     
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    didn't see no skip, skipper. Then there a pop=up on the commercial. inventive
     
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