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Old October 10th, 2011, 04:42 AM
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BTW: Al Gore did not invent the Internet and he actually never said he did. Sort of like how Sarah Palin is quoted as saying "I can see Russia from my house". Gore did sponsor quite a bit of technology legislation, in the 80's and 90's that did open the door for commercial use of the Internet and also to encourage and expand the building of systems to support it.

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Mike
There is a lot of mis-information in this world. And now with the Internet you spread it much faster.

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