Tag Archives: Y2K

What if we really are living in The Matrix and are just extras trapped in a terrible TV show from the future?

You take the red pill, you stay in Wonderland, and I show you how deep the rabbit hole goes.” ―Morpheus, to Neo, in The Matrix. I read an article this morning that was probably meant to be dark humor but is … Continue reading

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How everyday life has changed since 2000.

Was it really almost 16 years ago that we all feared Y2K would end life as we knew it? Well, life did change alright, although instead of being forced back into the dark ages of the pre-electronic era, we moved … Continue reading

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