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Called the watershed?
'cos it works like a watershed does. Symbollically, at least.
Remind, um, Balonz of how a watershed works again? I would but I'm a bit busy. Metaphorically at least
I obviously know this because I'm dead clever. Not because I was bluffing in my original post and have now read Matt_Was_Taken's reply a but further down.
Ie: an important point of division or transition between two phases, conditions.
That's like asking why Football is called Football. That's what it is. Non?
i need to sort my life out.
the watershed isn't to do with water or sheds.
is a ridge that seperates two drainage areas, and that carries over in to TV, the watershed dividing two parts of TV
is a pretty good metaphor for TV :)
if they said a rude word
was the first result. if you still need it explained after that let me know.
the patriarch of the family would bop one out when there was a bit of grot on tv before 9pm
Is it safe to go in Pocketmouse's thread?