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Which internet have *YOU* been using

Remember when the internet was a thing of beauty – connecting us to long-lost friends, the innocent pleasure of buying books using “e-commerce”, of sharing photos of cats?

Its always been a cess-pit. Even before it was the internet! BBS and Fido net forums were filled with trolls and flame-wars galore...

I don't know which walled flower garden happy clappy unicorn infested corner you came from, but, Where I'm from Trolls, Scams, Fake news are all *OLD* news. I have seen UseNet forums you people wouldn't believe!.

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