Edit: Wales is not part of Scotland; sorry for any geographical confusion - thanks Jayme!
OK, they only did this in two Wales villages, but it's a start. Earlier this year, Wales
The "pilot" approach to DTV transition actually isn't bad. Now that the US Senate has the DTV transition on the docket this week, perhaps someone can volunteer their constituents to test an analog shut-down in the area, even if temporary. I wouldn't want folks to completely lose their television signal, so perhaps some small amount of funding can be used to provide digital-to-analog converters for the volunteers. How about it Senators?