Today, the Internet has replaced most of the functions of public access television–community engagement, self-expression, voyeurism — and cash-strapped cities throughout the country have slashed funding to community stations. But in Berkeley, this antiquated relic is still hanging on: Berkeley Community Media remains a bubbling community of creative eccentrics eager to “be TV.”

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Video & Print  |  The Atlantic  |  July, 2012

(Published as “The Real Wayne and Garth: Public Access TV’s Eccentric Survivors”)