Date: Wed, 31 Dec 1997 14:26:10 EST
From: GarethB2 GarethB2[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]AOL.COM
Subject: Re: 'InterNOT' as a 1997 WOTY nomination ...
In a message dated 12/31/97 9:40:26 AM, John.Hopkins[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]CSC.FI wrote:
Perhaps particularly in followup to Gareth's WOTY suggestions, I would
like to nominate 'Internot' (sometimes seen with the NOT part highlighted)
as a WOTY for 1997.
Do you have any citations, John? I've seen it used in this sense at least
once, but I've mainly heard the term Internot used to refer to an Internet
that's not working. Older related terms are "notwork" (a downed or slow
network), "nyetwork" (same thing), and "Nyetscape" (nickname for the AOL Web