Saturday Aug 23
Lone Star Ball
Some have speculated that the term's origin is Yiddish because of its similarity to the interjection.
When AOL Was GayOL
In the first part of my history of early online LGBTQ spaces, I focused on the newsgroup soc.motss and the singular group of people it drew together.
New Urban Legends
Hippo Eats Dwarf
From the Las Vegas Sun : An Austrian circus dwarf died recently when he bounced sideways from a trampoline and was swallowed by a hippopotamus.
The First Gay Space on the Internet
Group shot from the first annual motss.con in 1987. Founder Steve Dyer is in the front row, fourth from right.
Letters to Editors - 08/17/2014
Dear Groong readers, We bring to your attention the following letters we've received.
UsenetServer Now Offering VPN Service to Secure Internet Access
UsenetServer , the lowest priced premiere Usenet newsgroup access provider, is now offering a VPN service alongside it's leading Usenet access.
Paul A. Clayton "My main critisism of this however is that it has...
However, I could not find any way to offer suggestions or ask about rationales. I think only recently have people associated with RISC-V posted on comp.arch and that more as project announcements.
The Washington Post
Meet the Interneta s earliest cat lovers -- and the trolls who terrorized them
And before all of these things, there were cats - because this is the Internet, and the cat is its spirit animal.