But what to do with all those VHS tapes, some of which are so old they contain video of Army beating Navy in football? They're in a box in an out of the way place in the garage. I don't want someone to see all these home-burned DVDs and think I illegally downloaded the movies or something; no, I'm keeping the tapes.
So what prompted me to talk about VHS? This article:
Funai Electric, the last company known to make VCRs, is ceasing production.