This is it folks: you've got until February 17, 2009 to either trash your analog sets or get an analog-to-digital converter! The historic date is timed rather nicely with "March Madness" and in a related story, we're hearing that some lawmakers want to have a giant NCAA pool for the $1.5 billion they've budgeted for converter boxes. Ok, maybe the pool is a stretch, but the fund is legit! We score the legislation a "10" on the slam-dunk-o-meter.
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