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Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Al Gore’s 5 best lines about the Internet

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"During my service in the United States Congress, I took the initiative in creating the Internet.” (March 1999),“The day I made that statement, about the inventing the Internet, I was tired because I’d been up all night inventing the camcorder.” (April 1999), “How could [Y2K] be a problem in a country where we have Intel and Microsoft?” (Jan. 1999),“Our democracy, our constitutional framework is really a kind of software for harnessing the creativity and political imagination for all of our people. The American democratic system was an early political version of Napster.” (Sept. 2000), “Remember America, I gave you the Internet and I can take it away.” (Sept. 2000, 9th item on the “Top 10 List of Rejected Gore-Lieberman Campaign Slogans” list on “The Late Show with David Letterman”)
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