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Never mind that persistent internet connectivity was not the norm for most at that stage. This curtailed the power of drive by infections to a large degree.



My parents (and many others' parents too, I'm sure) know this all too well. Sometimes at parties I still have to hear about all those times I caused the phone bill to become huge because I couldn't leave the CompuServe Information Manager and IRC alone. Great times.




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