Originally Posted by Hulk
a) Installed a very large old TV antenna in my attic and hooked it up to 2 TVs in my house. Cost: $0. Great HD picture.
I'm still surprised how many people don't know this. They assume you need basic cable to get local stations. Basic cable is 720 and grainy at that. The good ol' antenna in the attic gives great 1080 picture and digital sound. If you have an optical out from your TV, you can run that right into your surround amp. Yeah, AMC isn't on off-air, but all the local sports stations are. I was still watching broncos games last season, but obviously I don't get ALL the sports stuff that way.
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