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Have you ever heard of putting a pantyhose (as a screen) in front of a black & white TV screen, to give you color?See detail?

Asked by flo (12974points) July 6th, 2010

This was a trivia question & answer that I read it somewhere, I haven’t tried to verify it. Is it true?

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gorillapaws's avatar

look at it through a kaleidoscope?

flo's avatar

@gorillapaws No, that is not it. Try again. It probably doesn’t mean as good quality as a real color TV. Not even close probably, but still.

Austinlad's avatar

Wait for the scene when Dorothy walks through the door into the Land of Oz?

flo's avatar

Okay, it said that if you put a panty hose in front of the screen… Something to do with Swedish TV…..in 1962 said….

LocoLuke's avatar

i’m pretty sure that was an april fools joke they played.

flo's avatar

If I could find a black and white TV I would try and see if there is a grain of truth to it.

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