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[–]Broken-needles350 5 insightful - 1 fun5 insightful - 0 fun6 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

yea, my dad told me that long ago, now people pay for it and get commercials like crazy, lol.

[–]Tom_Bombadil 3 insightful - 4 fun3 insightful - 3 fun4 insightful - 4 fun -  (0 children)

Yep. Back then HBO, was just BO.

[–]HurkaDurka 3 insightful - 1 fun3 insightful - 0 fun4 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

This, IMO, is the same direction streaming services like Netflix are headed. They just need to acclimate us to the concept. Over time.

[–]Tom_Bombadil 2 insightful - 2 fun2 insightful - 1 fun3 insightful - 2 fun -  (0 children)

Also, MTV actually played music videos most of the time.

The first video played on MTV was Video Killed the Radio Star - Buggles 1979.