I’m not sure if I saw the first transatlantic TV broadcast, which took place a few days after my eighth birthday, but I do remember watching a TV segment (from Rome, I think) prefaced by a network anchor saying, “we’re waiting for the satellite”.

I took this yesterday morning on my deck, edited it on the phone, and a few hours laterĀ somebody in Poland “favorited” it on Flickr.

The difference in technology, then vs. now, is enough to make a person feel old.

I too