A Directory of Mostly Wonderful Things


#1

When did the “mostly” get added?


Is it hypocritical for free speech advocates to moderate comments on their own site?
#2

Also, this is a little stale:
http://boingboing.net/directory.html


#3


#4

Whoa, that was… interesting.


#5

Somebody must be changing things, because this is what the front page looks like for me:

No ads, and I don’t run an ad-blocker.

The “about us” link brought up this:

I couldn’t find anything that said “mostly”, though. Where was it?


#6

It’s a blast from the past. I did like the fact that even in those days they were recommending Pee-Wee’s Playhouse Vol. 1-8 Gift Set.

Also this meta tag in the source of the page is great:
<META NAME="GENERATOR" CONTENT="Adobe PageMill 3.0 Mac">

Most links are dead but the “new picks” one is also an interesting trip into the year 2000:
http://boingboing.net/newpicks.html


#7

on http://boingboing.net/

<title>Boing Boing - A Directory of Mostly Wonderful Things</title>

I almost ever see titles due to tabs, but I’d finally closed them all and saw the “mostly” which I hadn’t seen before, though maybe I’m oblivious and it’s been that way for years.


#8

S/mostly/occasionally/g


#9

Sometime between 14 Sep - 18 Sep 2015
14 Sep:
<title>Boing Boing</title>
18 Sep:
<title>Boing Boing - A Directory of Mostly Wonderful Things</title>


#10

After a decade of disease, despair, degloved cat faces, artisanal russian murders, etc, it was Donald Trump that finally had me sigh and change “wonderful things” to “mostly wonderful things” in our <title>


Trump is the Lorax who speaks for the Nazis
#11

I thought you finally got sick of all the readers bitching at you about “this topic isn’t wonderful at all!”


#12

How did you find the diff between Sept.14/18?


#13

archive.org wayback would show it


#14

Beschizza in “Trump…mostly wonderful” shock!


#15

What my boy, Sher -er- @beschizza, said…

Boing Boing
Boing Boing - A Directory of Mostly Wonderful Things


#16

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