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The Internet Is Officially 20 Years Old
Wednesday, January 01, 2003

It was this day in 1983 that the ARPANET routers stopped passing NCP packets, and began routing only TCP/IP. Therefore, today is the official 20th birthday of the Internet. I would have thought that there would be some sort of celebration or announcement, seeing as the Internet basically changed the world and all.


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DRULONA LAMORE
The Internet Is Officially 20 Years Old
Wednesday, January 09, 2008
Thank You ,for this wonderful site ,truely helpful ,your a special genius ,talented by nature ,driven by passion , you will suceed in Life. Disdain the meaningless,avoid shallow battles ,seek Knowledge via travel , patron the ERotic Arts *LIVE LIFE . PS: 2D PUNK DAT WROTE D MESsage ABOVE ^BOut asS kicking , bring it bitch , ...fwi.. the rest of the world hasn't lived this posh existance of techology ,we recognize and respect the bright ones like the creator of this excellent website ,so 2 threaten the boy dat WROTE this site is threating my survival .OBVIously ,UR NOT SMARTer & I KNOW UR NOThing MORE THAN A JEOLOUS IDIOT CaUSE U KNOW THIS GUYS GONNA MAKE IT BIG & ALL YOUR GOING 2 BE IS An ALCOHOLIC wIFE BEATER w/ A SIMPLE LIFE OF MUNDane complaints , ill regrets , and long days of self ivoked hardships ,only 2 relive the same cycle of battered torn shattered existance the next lifecycle of your souls infinite oddessy . Salute 2 the boy who mede this electronics site I have always been fascinated by the soldering gun now I KNOW how 2 use one .Thanks'a million! love,'new orleans Charm

(Editor's notes: Uh, OK...)

zach
The Internet Is Officially 20 Years Old
Tuesday, September 13, 2005
ur a fag who cares how old the fucking internet is i should kick ur ass for saying that

(Editor's note: Yet you took the time to reply...And didn't you have an @AOL address in the last comment you posted? Thought so...)

Wendell
The Internet Is Officially 20 Years Old
Friday, August 22, 2003
Well iam happy the net have been around awhile and hell its great. and the internet was though of in 1969 for goverment use to connect all there computers together and share information. i could be wrong about the year
corbin
The Internet Is Officially 20 Years Old
Monday, August 11, 2003
wow aaon. you had alot of free time that day.

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