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Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-29-2015, 10:22 AM
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Posted By difuse
Was Arthur Smith chopped liver?

Was Arthur Smith chopped liver?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-17-2015, 10:55 AM
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Posted By difuse
That is certainly part of the story. More of the...

That is certainly part of the story. More of the story is that broadcasters have been quite mum about DTV. OTA is much like family members that aren't spoken of. Most of the information coming from...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-12-2015, 02:52 PM
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Posted By difuse
I read a lot about ATSC in the 1990's and what...

I read a lot about ATSC in the 1990's and what it might bring. Some of the new things happened, and some did not, at least to the extent some thought it would. There's no point in going through the...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-12-2015, 08:46 AM
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Posted By difuse
You make a good case for why few would care if a...

You make a good case for why few would care if a repack based 0n ATSC 3.0 that eliminated half the TV transmitters in the US happened in the next 5 years,.
However, I doubt USB sticks for receivers...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-11-2015, 03:44 PM
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Posted By difuse
i am quite sure you are right as to the...

i am quite sure you are right as to the difficulties in getting a repack. But, the question of ATSC 3.0 may be something the FCC can go to Congress about, to move things. ATSC 3.0 is not drawing...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-11-2015, 09:42 AM
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Posted By difuse
I agree. But, I'm certain that there are those...

I agree. But, I'm certain that there are those who will insist that ATSC 3.0 be considered in a repack, whenever that might be.. Broadcast TV has many enemies.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-11-2015, 07:46 AM
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Posted By difuse
Exactly. That could deal a major blow to OTA....

Exactly. That could deal a major blow to OTA. That is a goal for some.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-10-2015, 03:47 PM
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Posted By difuse
Would anyone care to comment on what seems to be...

Would anyone care to comment on what seems to be a path that can't be detoured?
While things may not be set in stone, it seems that ATSC 3,0 will be in mind when a repack occurs.
Is there any...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-05-2015, 02:09 AM
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Posted By difuse
the reception issue is WUNE to the west, and WNCN...

the reception issue is WUNE to the west, and WNCN to the east, both of which are on channel 17. WUNE probably isn't a daytime issue, but could be one during dark. .
We are already short on usable TV...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-30-2015, 12:41 PM
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Posted By difuse
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6s3OKmzH2uc

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6s3OKmzH2uc
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-30-2015, 10:42 AM
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Posted By difuse
Yep. To Tell the Truth sometimes offers the same...

Yep. To Tell the Truth sometimes offers the same sort of history. What's my Line currently on Buzzr is about 5 years older than the other two, and offers older insights.
Being pretty old, I can say...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-30-2015, 10:16 AM
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Posted By difuse
The question should be in matching an antenna for...

The question should be in matching an antenna for your reception conditions.. A TVFOOL report should be most revealing.. If you have strong local signals, an inexpensive two-bay bowtie pointed at...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-05-2015, 09:15 AM
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Posted By difuse
To add a little to the discussion of current...

To add a little to the discussion of current rerunning of "Let's Make A Deal", Dick Cavett once made the claim that ABC had wiped his daytime show to use the tape for "LMAD". I suppose that is...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-30-2015, 02:55 PM
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Posted By difuse
Sinclair Broadcast Group And Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer...

Sinclair Broadcast Group And Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Partner On First Ever Science Fiction Multi-Channel Network

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/sinclair-broadcast-group-metro-goldwyn-170000090.html
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-08-2015, 03:19 PM
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Posted By difuse
Interesting. I've had WCWG off my scan for...

Interesting. I've had WCWG off my scan for several years.
I watch some Spanish language programming, but Estrella was always lame. The Mexican movies often do something American movies don't: when a...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-07-2015, 07:43 AM
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Posted By difuse
Yes the show is interesting as a time capsule. ...

Yes the show is interesting as a time capsule.
The last 1000 Dollar notes, series 1934, haven't been printed since the end of World War 2. The government began withdrawing them from circulation n...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-24-2015, 08:46 AM
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Posted By difuse
I made an effort to catch Letterman's last show....

I made an effort to catch Letterman's last show. He made a great case for retiring, although I'm not sure that is what he intended.
I had not known it was a news show, but was informed later that...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-19-2015, 04:37 AM
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Posted By difuse
I did not notice. I watched a little bit the...

I did not notice.
I watched a little bit the last few days, and saw nothing remarkable.
I'm over 30 miles from the transmitter, and receiving at just about 90 degrees from antenna aiming point....
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-05-2015, 07:41 AM
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Posted By difuse
"Digital distribution" and "OTA" are not mutually...

"Digital distribution" and "OTA" are not mutually exclusive. Digital distribution OTA happens every day.


There would be NO difference between digital and analog coming off a camera unless a...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-30-2015, 12:51 PM
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Posted By difuse
Something few think on: NTSC analog TV was...

Something few think on: NTSC analog TV was mathematically capable of producing far more discrete colors than OTA digital. However, in practice,. standard definition digital beats NTSC by a mile...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-22-2015, 09:21 AM
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Posted By difuse
I hope those who enjoy such programming watch....

I hope those who enjoy such programming watch. For me, there is something terribly unfunny about these programs .I love "Burns and Allen" and "The Big Bang Theory", sort of TV book ends. But there...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-17-2015, 05:21 PM
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Posted By difuse
Simply an observation, which reflects only on me:...

Simply an observation, which reflects only on me: I have tried viewing the LAFF Channel. I cannot determine what "LAFF:" means.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-15-2015, 10:43 AM
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Posted By difuse
It woould be helpful to go to TVFool.com and...

It woould be helpful to go to TVFool.com and determine what your likely reception prospects are. Posting the results here will help with advice. As I understand things, one may not post an...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-08-2015, 08:01 AM
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Posted By difuse
Then misspelt misjuxtaposed

Then misspelt misjuxtaposed
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-08-2015, 03:43 AM
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Posted By difuse
Yep, I misjuztaposed the two words.

Yep, I misjuztaposed the two words.
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