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Old 03-08-2010, 09:05 AM
 
Location: Metairie, La.
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Thank Sex For Making The Internet Hot : NPR

In short, internet technology took off thanks to savvy pornographers and trying to fill a market demand. Where would the internet be today without these innovators?

Please don't take this as a promotion of porno, rather I see this as a central irony. Americans tend toward the puritanical regarding sex, but it's sex that, in this instance, has led to the greatest technological developments of our time.
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