Remember those old photos of families sitting around a radio listening to world news? Boys, now grandfathers and great grandfathers, waiting to hear the score of the Yankees game or the next episode of Gunsmoke, imagining the scenes in their heads?
Technology has brought us so far!
Or has it?
Today, I walked past my sons huddled around the laptop on my desk watching the numbers change in the Falcons-Texans game, because it’s not being televised.
“It’s a touchdown!” Cheering erupted when the Falcons’ 7 changed to 13.
…Not even a sound from the screen.