In the new format, if you click your name, then 'oldest', your most ancient messages appear. You might enjoy the exercise. I did.
I don't remember writing them, but apparently 13 yrs ago, fresh out of law school and ready to conquer the world, I made about 50 posts on some of the internet craze stock boards.
Reading them is hilarious. I was like a wild eyed puppy lost in the euphoric land of the upside before a bubble burst: AMZN at $200? No problem. YHOO at $130? Natch, that's can't miss city!
Like your high school yearbook, the internet never forgets. Ponder the PHD dissertations 150 years from now.
Amen. It also made me realize where the "26" at the end of my ID came from, a mystery I had thought was lost to the ages. I must've been 26 when I first opened this account (huge sigh).