In the 1920s, businesses tricked shoppers by putting fake television sets in their windows

Although television sets wouldn't be mass produced in the United States until after WWII, by the 1920s, many Americans were already captivated by the idea of moving pictures broadcast into their homes. To capitalize on the interest in this not-quite-ready-for-primetime technology, some stores would actually set up… »12/01/12 12:30pm12/01/12 12:30pm