When I was growing up, there were always 1-2 kids that I knew that grew up in a house that didn't have TV. This amazed the shit out of me, because what else was there to do in the 1980s? These kids, consequently, had no idea who He-Man was or why Optimus Prime kicked ass. I imagine some of them have recovered, with therapy and DVDs, but the rest of them are hopelessly stunted. Given our trend this week of threads about avoiding the trends of the masses... FOCUS: Did you, or someone you know, grow up in a house without television? How did they turn out? ALT FOCUS: Now that you are old enough to post on the Internet, do you do without television now? Whyso?