Main The Oldest Ones In The Book Discussion

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06:41:51 PM Aug 2nd 2014
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I think there should also be "Older Than PC" or "Older Than The Internet".
01:31:40 AM Aug 3rd 2014
As far as I know, Older Than the NES would cover much of that, since The Internet started taking off as a public venue during the middle 1980s. The tropes here cover large groups, splitting such a poorly distinguished subgroup off isn't very effective.
04:26:56 PM Nov 6th 2011
edited by ArcadesSabboth
I removed these three from Older than Television because they are beyond its cutoff date and do not originate in TV.

11:32:45 AM Oct 22nd 2011
edited by ArcadesSabboth
Older Than Radio and Older than Television would benefit from specific cutoff years, because people did not stop inventing tropes during the vaguely-identified "1890s" and "1940s." I suggest changing the television cutoff to 1939 or 1945. The radio cutoff could be 1900 or 1914 or 1918.
08:16:04 AM Mar 11th 2010
Proposed alternate title: Older Than This Index
09:51:24 AM Apr 13th 2013
What about 'Older Than PC Games' and 'Older Than World Wide Web'? (Not to forget about 'Older Than iPhones', or maybe the time being only 'Older Than Mobile Phones In General With Their SMS Language' - for some future editions of this wiki).