Posts Tagged ‘The Internet’

Four-Year Roundup

One time in an edit meeting, Erik Wemple said I'd make a terrible profile subject. Drawing a line on a piece of paper, he put me at one end and Jonathan Rees at the other. Rees was too nuts, he said (paraphrasing here) and I was too boring. The ideal City Paper subject, he posited, [...]

Web 0.0

Tired of accessing the Internet through the Internet? Head to to, well, call the Internet. On the telephone. Remember those? The Website for calling the Internet lists only a local number—(202) 470-6789—a status—"live" or "offline"—and this description:

Thank you for expressing an interest in placing a phone call to the Internet. The Internet's phone line [...]