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r҉ustic cy͠be̸rpu̵nk🤠🤖 @cypnk

Popular Mechanics, January 1997

@pizzaiolo Basically. Still amazing for a cover from more than 20 years ago

@cypnk I mean, that is kinda about when things were starting to go pear-shaped with "Web 2.0" shenanigans

@kara Yup. With boatloads of “badges”

And spam was making some services pretty much unusable

@cypnk ah, a time where you'd still put "http://" on something like this when listing your website.

@D_ Back when “where do I type this” was still a common question