will.white at MINDSPRING.COM
Tue Nov 23 02:24:17 EST 1999
The other night I saw about 5 minutes of the sitcom "Sabrina--The
Teenage Witch" and noticed the kids' frustration as they tried in vain
to call for help: using an S-19!
Michael J Harla wrote:
> You have to figure that these choices are made for looks and stylistic
> reasons and not to keep folks like us happy. On the "Wings" TV show
> there was a S-20R in the boss's office that had a mike hooked to it, for
> transceive operation. On "Heat of the Night," they used a Motorola base
> unit that would've been appropriate for the '60's -- but this was the
> '80's. In "Captain Jack" you had the S-38 from hell.
> Most folks don't know or care for these rigs like we do.
> 73 and happy holiday, Mike, n2mho in SNJ
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