Select Page

Despite jokes otherwise, someone would have to be a living under a rock not to know that soon, TV is going to digital. And now we want to delay it?

President-elect Barack Obama’s transition team Thursday asked key members of Congress to consider delaying the nation’s switch to digital television scheduled for Feb. 17, saying there is “insufficient support” for the problems consumers will experience during the shut-off of analog signals.

No. Don’t delay it. Just do it. Just because there are some who live their lives half-asleep doesn’t mean the world has to wait for them.

Alex Eckelberry