[thelist] This ISP has got the idea!!

Meredith Tupper meredith at pintsize.com
Wed Oct 18 11:52:56 CDT 2000

Seb Barre wrote:

> ALOT of people rushed into this Internet Thing(tm) way too quickly and
> without thinking about it.  They rush out, buy a 3000$ computer and give
> you their credit card number to get onto the Internet because everyone is
> telling them to do it, yet they can barely find the power button on their
> machine, let alone understand that the modem uses the phone line to connect
> to the Internet, or how a browser works.  Many of them expected us to give
> them tech support for their whole computer, or TEACH them how to use the
> Internet once they signed up.

<rant snipped>
This is a terrific summary.  Wouldn't it be great if people had to read this
BEFORE they went online?  But oh yeah - people don't read anyway, so never mind.
: (

Ya gotta let it out somewhere, so you may as well let it out here.  Thanks, Seb.


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