Well here's interesting, albeit bit old by now, article that reinforces my belief that there is no LCD out there that can match CRT performance in the areas critical to me. My estimation is that this situation will continue for next 3-5 years (Though I have doubts it will be LCD fixing the situation, rather maybe SED or something springs back to life).

 

http://displaydaily.com/2009/04/27/nab-2009-the-season-of-their-discontent/