24 Things Becoming Extinct In America

According to this blog entry, Amateur Radio is among the “things” becoming extinct in America. Read about the other 23 items and the full article about the extinction of Ham Radio here.

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“However, proliferation of the Internet and its popularity among youth has caused the decline of amateur radio. In the past five years alone, the number of people holding active ham radio licenses has dropped by 50,000, even though Morse Code is no longer a requirement.”

What are your comments about this article and the “extinction” of our beloved hobby!