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Old 10-19-2008, 12:57 PM   #7
Litofsky
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Originally Posted by stoffe View Post
They did that here a couple of years ago. All television is digital and you need a digital box to plug into older TVs to be able to watch non-satellite channels. I bet someone in the electronics industry made quite a bit of money when a few million people suddenly needed to buy those. .
I'm sure that you're right. I'd love to find the vote in Congress that authorized this bill, then find out who voted yes and compare that to which Senators/Representatives are taking money from which lobbying groups. Wow, that was a mouthful.

Essentially, how many Congresspersons were paid to vote this way.
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