In the popular memory, the millennium bug was something that failed to come to pass. However, that is only because an army of coders made sure it didn’t.
Strangers standing on your doorstep singing about Good King Wenceslas? A vanishing rarity.
The online newspaper The Independent used to be a dead-tree version, too. Is this a path other titles may be forced to take?
Another example of The Future that remains firmly in The Past. But wait! Also an example of The Future hiding in The Past.
The name vanished in 1991. Except not quite…
It cost too much money. It ruined political careers. It was a monument to corporate sponsorship. Welcome to the queue.
Sock puppets are in the news this week. Not the Internet sort. The real sort.