Cable and sat teevee not needed to watch some good teevee.
Digital broadcasting is free, offers tons of programming (including PBS), and many are in high def.
There is an all classic movie
channel, GetTV, that recently began broadcasting over the air (OTA/http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_television
) on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_subchannel
for free reception
in most US markets.
You only need a teevee that receives digital signals (about the only kind left) and an antenna
, or an older analog teevee with a digital converter box.
whatsoever (except for watching commercials). And many channels are HD too.
( and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Me-TV
, which airs classic series and movies, plus others ) is all old movies, all the time (except three hours on Friday morning for E/I). GetTV is carried as a subchannel of the Spanish language network Univision in many places, but is broadcast in English