|Good communities are almost always taken over by bad. (Photograph from our personal archives)|
“The WELL was a... very early social network. It was started by The Whole Earth catalog folks. And it was a wonderful community. It descended, like every Internet community does, into flame wars, baiting, and trolling... I think it might still be around – but it's not in the same form.”
- Leo Laporte (Yale) in a conversation about the inevitable effect of trolls on This Week In Tech, September 28, 2014.