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On Monday, March 5, 2018 at 9:06:32 PM UTC-5, Eric Ramon wrote:
> On Monday, March 5, 2018 at 3:20:07 PM UTC-8, Michael Press wrote:
> > In 1953 the oscar show was televised for the first time.
> 
> > In 1953 34 million people watched on 10 million TV sets.
> 
> how many channels were there? what were the options?
> 
> > In 1960 the oscar show got to 20 million TV sets.
> 
> how many channels were there? what were the options?
> 
> > In 1974 44 million people watched.
> 
> how many channels were there? what were the options?
> 
> > In 1998 55 million people watched.
> 
> how many channels were there? what were the options?
> 
> > In the 200x's the number hit 40 million regularly.
> 
> how many channels were there? what were the options?
> 
> > In 2018 26.5 million people watched and that is the least number ever.
> 
> how many channels are there? what were the options?
> 
> come on, man! Surely you have reasoning powers, right?

I know I was watching Netflix during the Oscars broadcast.  Not sure that was an option in 1998,
1935, etc.