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@smokey Very interesting. Linkrot is the retort to the grim assurance that things (usually bad, unflattering, embarrassing) on the Internet last forever. Well, kinda. It’s clearly much more complicated than that.

Anyway, I discovered the ancient bookmarks as I was revising a short piece I wrote at the time, explicating this odd new thing called the weblog. Quite the time capsule. I’m cleaning it up and will post it (festooned with dead links) later today or tomorrow…

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