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Forum: HDTV Programming   08-30-2015, 04:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 150
Posted By mscottc
You just don't buy an over the air frequency. ...

You just don't buy an over the air frequency. Over the Air spectrum is limited. And only part of that spectrum is allocated to "broadcast TV channels" and have been allocated by the FCC for decades....
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-04-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 4,071
Views: 128,552
Posted By mscottc
Ahhhh the Great Flying Spaghetti Monster. May...

Ahhhh the Great Flying Spaghetti Monster. May you be touched by his noodly appendage. Ramen!
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-07-2015, 04:24 AM
Replies: 4,071
Views: 128,552
Posted By mscottc
The Triple Crown, Epic. The race itself, a...

The Triple Crown, Epic. The race itself, a runaway... boring standing on its own. However, the race doesn't stand on its own, it stands as the final leg of a Triple Crown, which makes it epic.
Forum: HDTV Programming   05-29-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 4,071
Views: 128,552
Posted By mscottc
And what's wrong about eating with chopsticks. I...

And what's wrong about eating with chopsticks. I learned to use them as a child, they are as natural to me as a knife and fork, and quite frankly oriental food just isn't the same with out them....
Forum: HDTV Programming   05-24-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 4,071
Views: 128,552
Posted By mscottc
And only pay your cable company for one outlet as...

And only pay your cable company for one outlet as an added bonus. Yea, the upfront is not cheap, but the long term is far better, and a much nicer experience.
Forum: HDTV Programming   04-28-2015, 04:18 AM
Replies: 4,071
Views: 128,552
Posted By mscottc
Or Maude, but that was 1972

Or Maude, but that was 1972
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-20-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,139
Posted By mscottc
Sneals2000, thank you. As I was reading...

Sneals2000, thank you.

As I was reading someone who has no idea about the terminology they were using, and used the term "Telecine" to refer to adding or removing frames for time compression, I...
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-16-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 7,321
Posted By mscottc
How can one forget Art Fern, The Tea Time Movie...

How can one forget Art Fern, The Tea Time Movie announcer with the "Schlaussen Cutoff" and the "Fork in the road?"
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-16-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 7,321
Posted By mscottc
And while I agree with you that The Californians...

And while I agree with you that The Californians was way too long, and the Kanye West performance should not have been included (what did it have to do with SNL?) Three and half hours was just...
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-02-2015, 04:56 AM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,742
Posted By mscottc
Except that for, as far as I know, most in the TV...

Except that for, as far as I know, most in the TV industry, Sunday is the end of the ratings week. I know for the network I work for (CBS), the season and each week of the season begins on Monday....
Forum: HDTV Programming   12-30-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,742
Posted By mscottc
Having just watched this show, this review hit...

Having just watched this show, this review hit the nail right on the head. I did read this prior to watching, but commented to my wife that this was easily the worst Kennedy Center Honors broadcast...
Forum: HDTV Programming   12-28-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,742
Posted By mscottc
Fox is now airing 60 MINUTES???? Wait till Sean...

Fox is now airing 60 MINUTES???? Wait till Sean Hannity finds out!
Forum: HDTV Programming   09-15-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 262
Posted By mscottc
Or do as I do, 1 5.5 hour block from 7pm to...

Or do as I do, 1 5.5 hour block from 7pm to 12:30am for CBS... catches all the shows, no padding issues.
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-13-2014, 04:00 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 11,754
Posted By mscottc
The Hospital Director at Buell Green wants a big...

The Hospital Director at Buell Green wants a big time white doctor, and is will do anything to integrate his hospital, including letting Dr. Masters think he wants the sex research program. He...
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-11-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,076
Posted By mscottc
You could be taken a whole lot more serious if...

You could be taken a whole lot more serious if you had spelled the announcer's name correctly. it is Jim Nantz, not "Nance."
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-19-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,742
Posted By mscottc
A "Picture Tube" is just one form of "Cathode Ray...

A "Picture Tube" is just one form of "Cathode Ray Tube," which by the way, was in use for more of my lifetime than any other form of video display. CRTs are also used for all sorts of waveform...
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-18-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,742
Posted By mscottc
Actually it's a shortened form of Cathode Ray...

Actually it's a shortened form of Cathode Ray Tube, the primary component of TV and other video displays for the first half century or more of TV's history. "Boob Tube" was a slang for that.
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-09-2014, 04:47 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 5,106
Posted By mscottc
Are these new shows or perhaps movies being shown...

Are these new shows or perhaps movies being shown in their original aspect ratio? I'd find it incredibly hard to believe that anyone would produce new material for TV in anything but 16x9.
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-12-2014, 04:27 AM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,742
Posted By mscottc
New Forum and Text Formatting

Dad,
Thanks for the great job you do here. I'm not sure if this is a as a result of the new AVS Forum software, or perhaps an issue on my end, but it seems with the introduction of the new...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-07-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 7,036
Posted By mscottc
Viewed all 13.5 hours over the last 22 hours......

Viewed all 13.5 hours over the last 22 hours... Not a single hiccup. And a great final episode.
Forum: HDTV Programming   04-30-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,742
Posted By mscottc
Boy do I abhor the phrase "f-bomb." "****" is...

Boy do I abhor the phrase "f-bomb." "****" is not an explosive device, it's a word. It can only hurt you if you let it.. It's has so many wonderful meanings.
Forum: HDTV Programming   04-01-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 100,745
Views: 9,003,742
Posted By mscottc
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by DoubleDAZ http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/838060/hot-off-the-press-the-latest-tv-news-and-information/93300#post_24556949)

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Forum: HDTV Programming   03-24-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 8,610
Posted By mscottc
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by hooked01 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1520870/cosmos-reboots-sunday-9-march-9-pm-fox-et-al/120#post_24522855)

People speak...
Forum: HDTV Programming   03-24-2014, 03:50 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 8,610
Posted By mscottc
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by JediMastr http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1520870/cosmos-reboots-sunday-9-march-9-pm-fox-et-al/120#post_24521677)

They are...
Forum: HDTV Programming   03-23-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 40,935
Posted By mscottc
I wonder if he saw it coming? WOW... just WOW!

I wonder if he saw it coming? WOW... just WOW!
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