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Swagbucks: Signing Off For The Week

Posted by on Fri, July 13th, 2012 at 4:00 pm

TSG loves ending the week with a little TV sign-off – a reminder of how it used to be when TV needed its beauty rest too. This week, travel back with TSG to the Ontario of 1982 for Global TV’s Sign-off:

Have a great weekend, everyone!

~TSG

Swagbucks: Signing Off For The Week

Posted by on Fri, July 6th, 2012 at 5:00 pm

The last post of Friday is a sentimental favorite of TSG’s – it’s a celebration of a time in our lives when TV had a curfew and we couldn’t stay up all night watching TV. We always had the Star Spangled Banner to see us off to dreamland, and the promise that our favorite channel […]

Swagbucks: Signing Off For The Week

Posted by on Fri, June 29th, 2012 at 5:00 pm

Another week, another TV sign-off to take us out of this week and into the weekend. If you’re new to the site, TSG started doing these about two years ago as a fun way to, well, sign off for the week. Today’s selection comes from WCTV in Thomasville/Tallahassee and dates back to good ‘ol 1991 […]

Swagbucks: Signing Off For The Week

Posted by on Fri, June 22nd, 2012 at 5:00 pm

For this week’s classic sign-off, we head down to the bayou for some down-home, Cajun public broadcasting:

Swagbucks: Signing Off For The Week

Posted by on Fri, June 15th, 2012 at 5:00 pm

It’s been almost 2 years since TSG started sharing these TV sign-off videos. I love the idea of having a sign-off for the week, and these classic clips always seem to do the trick. For those of you out there who remember when TV had broadcast hours and off-air hours, I hope these videos are […]

Swagbucks: Signing Off For The Week

Posted by on Fri, June 8th, 2012 at 5:00 pm

This week’s sign-ff is a first for this blog feature: a LIVE TV sign-off! This one was originally broadcast on WKPC-TV in Louisville, Kentucky back in 1987 and features a crazy auction. Do any of our Kentucky Swaggernauts remember this? TSG definitely wants to hear more about it. Enjoy and have a great weekend!

Swagbucks: Signing Off For The Week

Posted by on Fri, May 18th, 2012 at 5:00 pm

As the week winds down, TSG is back with yet another sign-off from the days when TV had a bedtime. The year? 1982. The place? Spokane, Washington. The channel? KXLY. Take us away, Paul Peterson: Have a great weekend, Swaggernauts!

Swagbucks: Signing Off For The Week

Posted by on Fri, April 27th, 2012 at 5:00 pm

It’s another Friday, it’s 5pm and as we bid farewell to another work week, we do it TSG style – with a classic TV sign-off. Enjoy!

Swagbucks: Signing Off For The Week

Posted by on Fri, April 13th, 2012 at 5:00 pm

As the work week winds down here on the West Coast, TSG is here to bring you another classic TV Sign-off to remind you of the golden days when even TV had a bedtime. This week is from WJZ-TV 13 in Baltimore, Maryland all the way back in 1981. I think you might recognize one […]

Swagbucks: Signing Off For The Week

Posted by on Fri, March 30th, 2012 at 5:00 pm

TSG posted this WCMH sign-off from the 80s last year, but it’s just so good I had to bring it back. This is pure 70s/80s – everything from the music to the camera work to the graphics and effects: Have a great weekend, everyone!