Product Intelligence | The VCR Fast-Forwarded the End of The Cold War

Chuck Norris vs. Communism

Popularized for home use in the late 1970's, the last new VCR has been produced due to the difficulty of sourcing components, says the Japanese company Funai.

The device is credited by the 2015 documentary "Chuck Norris VS Communism"  to have subverted the repressive Romanian government, bringing down the Communist regime with the help of blackmarket contraband videos from the imperialist West.

"2016 marks the end of the assembly line for the once ubiquitous Videocassette Recorder (VCR)"

Now that Facebook is the preferred media to influence hearts and minds, helical tracks and rotating heads are being hoarded as replacement parts for refurbished machines so Cold Warriors can get their fix of vertical hold.

(VIDEO) Electronics Manufacturer Funai Set to Cease Production of VCR

Current Intelligence Briefings: September 2016