RIP Analog Broadcast TeeVee

P8v EmilyStyle: Weekend Round-Up: City Lights.

From there, we rode our bike down to North Beach to a memorial service for analog TV (switched off at midnight last Friday). Philo T. Farnsworth invented TV in a workshop on Green Street in 1927. The Green Street Mortuary Band played taps, people made speeches about the history of television, Philo's grandson made an appearance and we listened to 30 seconds of broadcast static for the last time.

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