Re: [Videolib] FW: Variety.com - VHS obituary

MichaelMay.5652831@bloglines.com
21 Nov 2006 17:19:53 -0000

Any predictions on demise of VCR?

Not anytime soon, I bet, which makes
me wonder about the wisdom of rushing to withdraw all VHS collections.

Mike in Dubuque

--- videolib@lists.berkeley.edu wrote:

> In case you
haven't seen it, check out the Variety obituary section:

>

>

> VHS, 30,
dies of loneliness

> The home-entertainment format lived a fruitful life

>

> Posted: Tue., Nov. 14, 2006, 8:00pm PT

> http://www.variety.com/article/VR1117953955.html

>

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>
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