I’ll be honest with you, Swaggernauts. This is a long sign-off video. What TSG loves about it is that it’s a perfect snapshot of 1980-era television – hairstyle, sound quality, commercials, graphics – this one has it all, and clocks in at just over 15 minutes. You read that right – minutes. Think you have ... Read More »
Every week, TSG brings you classic TV sign-offs. Not only are they a fun look at retro television, but they’re kind of a parallel for all of us winding down our work week. Today TSG has a classic from KUSD in South Dakota, which is listed on YouTube as being from 1982, although the reference ... Read More »
Posted by TSGon Fri, February 3rd, 2012 at 5:00 pm
This week’s sign off comes from Indianapolis, Indiana – the home of this Sunday’s Super Bowl showdown between the New England Patriots and the New York Giants. Of course, back in 1989 the Super Bowl wasn’t held in Indianapolis, and chances are it didn’t air on WXIN Channel 59, but here’s how TV went off the ... Read More »
Posted by TSGon Fri, January 20th, 2012 at 5:00 pm
The stars at night may be big bright deep in the heart of Texas, but their cheesy 70s sign-offs seem to be the same wherever you go. This one’s from 1978, and aired on KXAS Channel 5 in the Fort Worth area. Enjoy, y’all: Have a great weekend!
For this week’s vintage television sign-off, we’re heading to America’s heartland. The year? 1984. The place? Cape Girardeau, Missouri. The channel? KFVS-TV Channel 12. Enjoy! Have a great weekend Swaggernauts!
Posted by TSGon Fri, November 18th, 2011 at 5:00 pm
Sometimes the sign-offs TSG shares are for cable networks who, instead of going off the air would play a block of infomericials to break up their regularly scheduled programming. That was the case of the former Nashville Network, which is now known as Spike TV: Have a great weekend Swaggernauts!