Asynch designs (OT)
THX1138 at dakotacom.net
Sun Aug 13 12:44:12 CDT 2006
Scott Quinn wrote:
>> Yeah, they've been around for years. It's illegal to have anything capable of
>> receiving TV broadcasts in the UK without having a licence (about 160GBP/year,
>> approx $140US). Doesn't matter if the equipment isn't switched on - if it's
>> capable of receiving a signal then a licence is needed.
> They're becoming worse then! It used to be black&white was exempted from the tax.
> What happened to the pound? used to be substantially more valuable than the dollar.
Regardless of exchange rate, dollars = pounds. :-(
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