Mark F. let the original .com domain slip through his fingers in the early days.
People who are Disappointed with BoingBoing - google-doc
I think I first heard of Boing Boing in the US News and World Report’s ‘zine article.
TODO: find photo and link (haven’t much success at this)
Also where I saw the first issue of Mondo2000 (and the only issue I still don’t own, I think).
On September 11, 2001 I was looking up Bruce Sterling online, figuring that he might have some response to it all, given his Afghanistan-related stories of Lehki Starlitz.
Instead, I found Boing Boing
I swear I had longer notes on this, once?
some old system, some other system, the discussions on tribe.net, DISQUS, then....
http://bbs.boingboing.net/t/disemvoweling-vs-flagging/7360/64 - starts talking about some history.
links to BoingBoing in this wiki
search for links - my, there are a lot of them, aren’t there....