In a shocking 1994 interview, TV Guide writer Larry Grobel captured American heartthrob Farrah Fawcett describing how she fended off a near-mugging on a rainy day in New York City. PBS Digital Studios rewinds to that previously unheard interview with Fawcett in the newest installment of PBS Digital Studios’ “Blank on Blank.” In this segment, hear how the Charlie’s Angel fought off her attacker from the back of a van – and still made it to her off-Broadway play on time.
This action packed interview with the very feisty Farrah can be seen here.
You’d be forgiven for thinking the videocassette format long-dead, but it turns out that Betamax is still around. Sony is finally going to withdraw tapes from sale, bringing a 40-year story to an end. The last recorders were sold in 2002. ベータビデオカセットおよびマイクロMVカセットテープ出荷終了のお知らせ [Sony; via The Verge]
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