reg writes: Twenty-five years ago today, CmdrTaco innocently posted a story entitled “Collection of Fun Video Clips” in the days of T1 lines and invited anyone with the bandwidth to check it out. Even though the term “Slashdot Effect” had already been coined, this was the first time it took down a site. The site owner got a personal call from their ISP, which was later reported in the comments, where he also noted that he was writing a novella called “She Hates My Futon.” Many old timers started reading that, although it’s never been finished, despite having a Good Reads page, a Facebook page, and several promises that he’ll complete it.

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