I recently decided we needed a new television

I recently decided we needed a new television. I know this prompts the question of whether anyone really needs a TV, but that is a subject for another time.

I decided to act on our apparent need, not realizing what a challenge it would be to select the right television for our viewing style.

The task of buying a television today is nothing like it was in the old days, back when my folks bought their first set. They headed to Sears & Roebuck where there were only a few brands to choose from