I have written before about the purchase of my first house in 1995. One of the things that I have not mentioned is this… I lived for the better part of a year without television.
My house was approximately fifty miles northwest of New York City, in Greenwood Lake, NY, but it was in the shadow of a mountain. Although I lived within range of many TV signals pouring out of The Big Apple, the mountain blocked the signal. Cable and satellite TV were not in my budget, so from November 1995 until August 1996 I had no live TV in my house. […]