The Last Time the Chicago Bears Were In the Superbowl

The last time the Bears were in the Super Bowl... In honor of the Chicago Bears going to Super Bowl 41. Here are 41 things that have changed from the last time the Chicago Bears played in the Super Bowl (which was Super Bowl 20 in 1986): 1. Brian Urlacher was in 2nd grade. Rex Grossman was in kindergarten. 2. Peyton Manning was 10 years old. Eli … [Read more...]

Great Gadgets Part 6

Betamax You don't hear this brand name anymore, but in the 70's, Betamax was synonymous with home video. Sony's first video tape recorder cost $1,275 when it was introduced in 1976. A timer could set the machine to tape upcoming shows was sold separately. Sony's Beta tapes ruled the $20 million per year video industry until several companies banded … [Read more...]