Watch 'The Today Show' in 1994 Try To Figure Out What The Internet Is
This video has been making the rounds the past couple days, and it does good job of showing us just how fast technology has been moving in the past decade or so. Bryant Gumbel thinks that maybe you send letter to the internet. Yes, Bryant. The internet exists to receive letters from people. Otherwise, it will get lonely and give your computer a virus out of spite. Also, the conversation about how to pronounce the "@" symbol is priceless.
Here's a quick math lesson: Today Show cast in 1994 = My mom in 2011. I bet if I looked around her house right now, I'd find a big pile of envelopes all addressed to "The Internet."
Katie Couric looks like an extra from House Party, btw.