"Television? The word is half Greek
and half Latin. No good will come of it."
I wonder if Mr. Scott said that over a telephone. Just as the
telephone has become a ubiquitous fixture in our homes, cars,
and pockets, most households have one or more televisions. It's
the main source of information for many of us, and since the 1960
Presidential Election, it has helped us choose our leaders.
Let's take a quick look at the history of television and honor
a few of the people responsible for bringing us a piece of furniture
that entertains and teaches us.