Category: Television

When the Test Pattern Meant the End of the Day

When the Test Pattern Meant the End of the Day
It wasn’t that long ago when television stations “concluded” their programming and “left the air”. Sometimes you would be up and awake for the announcer’s voice to tell reassure you that “programming would resume” at its regularly scheduled hour the next morning.  Sometimes you would fall asleep on the couch and wake up to the... Read more »

Who wins: Superman vs Batman?

  It should be no contest — Superman should win. Fox TV’s Gotham  is going to put the two superheros togehter to battle it out. Why, I don’t know. I thought they were on the same side, but a lot has changed since I saw George Reeves launch himself into the air in black and white... Read more »