NTSC is the video system or standard used in North America and most of South America. Most television engineers will tell you that it stands for "Never Twice Same Color".

Oddly enough other standards such as PAL and SECAM do not have a similar derogatory definition.
Control Operator : " how come the color is off on this feed "

Engineer : " It's NTSC ... you know never twice same color "
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NTSC is the video system or standard used in North America and most of South America. In NTSC, 30 frames are transmitted each second. Each frame is made up of 525 individual scan lines.
NTSC has a more narrow aspect ratio than PAL
by ICS4S February 20, 2005

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NTSC is the video standard for North America, and is inferior to PAL (Western Europe).
NTSC stands for "Not The Sharpest Colors"
by The Big H April 29, 2005

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An idiot form of television standard, incomparable to PAL (Perfection At Last)
those fuckers in the US use NTSC
by 8Z4 June 13, 2003

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