Monday, June 21, 2004

why I went to college

Because there was a brief window of time from the late eighties until about 1994 when people outside of the academic community knew that there existed something called the "Internet", but the simplest way to get access to this Internet was to actually join the academic community. In 1992 applying for financial aid to go to the University of Alabama was easier than to find an ISP with a local dialup in Bayou La Batre...