Pay TV (But Not Cable or Satellite)
Season 1, Episode 11
Air date November 15, 2012
Written by Ben Minnotte
Directed by Ben Minnotte
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Pay TV (But Not Cable or Satellite) is the eleventh episode of Oddity Archive.


Ben discusses the short-lived Pay-Tv companies of (mainly) Chicago.

Running GagsEdit

  • Opening Theme: "Pavanned (Scrambled Cable Remix)" by Ben Minnotte
  • Closing Theme: "State of Confusion" by The Kinks
  • Company Name: A Scrambled Delight Productions.
  • Very End Clip: A credits scene from a scrambled Oriental cooking show from Chicago's Tele1st.
  • The Show That: None
  • Cardboard Box: Some guy on a couch (from TBD)
  • Join Us Next Time: "When we discuss why the eight-track deserved better. *chuckle* Yeah, right."


  • The Oriental cooking show from Tele1st was called "Titus Chan's Flavors of China"
  • To scramble a TV signal, some broadcasters would introduce a 15Hz sine wave into the video signal.


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